src/http/modules/ngx_http_gzip_filter_module.c tuning

Aleksandar Lazic al-nginx at
Sun Dec 10 13:40:03 MSK 2006

On Son 10.12.2006 13:37, Igor Sysoev wrote:
>On Sun, 10 Dec 2006, Aleksandar Lazic wrote:
>>The backend which was used is Mongrel latest stable.
>Can Mongrel compress by itself ?

I don't know I will look or maybe someone on this list know this?

>>#CPUs i will ask.
>>worker_processes 10
>In this case nginx can run on several CPUs as Apache does.


>>What about the options in the source?
>By default nginx fills a whole one of the "gzip_buffers" before to send
>response to client. The "gzip_no_buffer" disables that.
>The "gzip_window" and "gzip_hash" set gzippig parameters, the default
>values are the same as in Apache. You can decrease them to decrease
>memory footprint, but the compression level would also decreased.

Thanks for explanation, will add it to the wiki ;-)



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