Turn off file upload buffering?
is at rambler-co.ru
Tue Nov 7 11:35:16 MSK 2006
On Mon, 6 Nov 2006, Ezra Zygmuntowicz wrote:
> I am running mongrel behind nginx proxy and I am doing upload progess
> with mongrel. I need to know how to turn off ngxin file upload buffering.
> Right now nginx buffers the entire file upload to a tmp file before it sends
> it on to the proxied backend. Is there a way to turn this off so that nginx
> just does a pass through and lets the backend take care of buffering the file
> upload to disk?
Currently nginx always buffer an upload because
1) it is accelerator
2) and to support fault tolerance: if some backend fails, nginx can resend
the upload to next backend.
I plan to add the upload progress module.
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