Nginx reverse proxy + mongrel and fork

Aleksandar Lazic al-nginx at
Fri Dec 21 12:58:21 MSK 2007


On Don 20.12.2007 22:07, Nicky Be wrote:
>Hi all,
>I originally posted this to the rails deployment list, but then I
>noticed the nginx forum, and thought it would be better suited here.


>Life is good-- that is until, I bring nginx into the mix.  With nginx
>proxying to the upstream :3000 mongrel, the response isn't immediately
>returned to my browser.  Instead, the rails log file shows that the
>request is finished, but my browser continues to spin, waiting for the
>response.  If I stop the request, I can load an alternate action to
>verify that the lone mongrel is free to serve another request.

1.) what do you mean with 'immediately'?
2.) do you get the answer?
3.) is there a entry in the error log?
4.) please can you add some timing vars in your logs
     => request_time
     => $upstream_response_time



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