EY Load balancer - Does this work with the newest dev ve

Ryan Dahl ry at tinyclouds.org
Tue Apr 28 14:05:44 MSD 2009

> I don't suppose you could restructure things so that only the module is
> needed. The upstream-fair patch seems to get away without having to
> patch nginx source.

I don't think it is possible to achieve the request queuing
functionality without modifying Nginx's source.  The patch is a small
change and does not affect how other modules work - it would be nice
if it could be merged.

It adds a new return value, NGX_BUSY, for the peer.init() callback in
upstream modules. In the case of this, the module can itself decide to
when to call ngx_http_upstream_connect() - until then the request

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