Cache size exceeds max_size?
mdounin at mdounin.ru
Sat Mar 24 14:53:11 UTC 2018
On Fri, Mar 23, 2018 at 04:49:19PM -0400, linnading wrote:
> I've noticed that our cache directory grew over the max_size(5G) defined
> with proxy_cache_path. We're running on Nginx 1.13.5. Is this a known issue?
> What should I do to fix this?
First of all, you have to look into your logs to find out what's
going on. In most cases, this is a symptom of another another
problem, usually nginx workers being killed or crashed. For
example, last time similar symptoms were traced to OOM killer
activity, see here:
Also it might be a good idea to upgrade to a newer nginx version,
as 1.13.5 is somewhat old. Most recent 1.13.x version is 1.13.10,
More information about the nginx