nginx with websockets and http 1.1

Antoine Bonavita antoine.bonavita at
Sat Aug 6 08:46:09 UTC 2011


As far as I know Websockets is neither supported nor on the radar.
HTTP 1.1 with backend is open for tests as a patch to the http
upstream module:
Maxim (the author) is very eager to get feedback on this and a few
people seem to be using it in production without problems.



On Sat, Aug 6, 2011 at 8:37 AM, Oguz Yilmaz <oguzyilmazlist at> wrote:
> Dear list members,
> I aim to use nginx as ssl offloader position. However, I have read
> some writings about websockets support is not available at nginx proxy
> module. Also it says it is not possible for nginx proxy module to
> negotiate in http 1.1 scheme with backend.
> I want to hear your comments on the issue.
> Regards,
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