AIO support on Linux

Gentoo debiansid at
Thu Oct 19 14:19:54 MSD 2006

hi all
I read this blog
now all web servers are lack of these features

   - Persistent connections to FastCGI servers
   - Keep alive from Reverse proxy to web server
   - Async IO for serving large large files

so I guess if nginx can support those features, it will be cool

On 10/18/06, Aleksandar Lazic <al-nginx at> wrote:
> On Mit 18.10.2006 16:25, Gentoo wrote:
> >
> >actually , it is disk AIO.
> >how about mod_cache then? cache on local disk, it is useful when
> >serving files off NFS.
> I think such a beast isn't necessary as long as there are many tools out
> there which can work as reverse caching proxy and nginx have a proxy
> possibility.
> There are also some techniques to sync the different machines nearly
> realtime, therefor I think the nfs is nice but overrated, imho.
> Regards
> Aleks

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