history of Nginx

Cliff Wells cliff at develix.com
Wed May 7 23:32:59 MSD 2008

As an aside, I've always been a bit curious about the name.  


On Sun, 2008-05-04 at 12:21 +0200, Manlio Perillo wrote:
> Hi.
> The next week I will present a talk about my WSGI module for Nginx at 
> Pycon Due - http://www.pycon.it/ (an Italian conference dedicated to 
> Python), and I would like to talk about the history of Nginx.
> Igor, can you please provide some informations like:
> - when did you started Nginx
> - why did you started Nginx
> - a rationale about the choice of the architecture
> - a quick review of the various features timeline
>    (as an example, did nginx was multiprocess from the start?)
> - know limitations with the current architecture
> - when did you understood that nginx was going to be a success?
> For the maintainers of the english wiki:
> - when did you started the project?
> Thanks  Manlio Perillo

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