Default access_log buffering

Maxim Dounin mdounin at
Wed Jul 29 19:58:22 UTC 2015


On Wed, Jul 29, 2015 at 02:55:54PM -0400, doolli_doug wrote:

> I was reading an article on performance on the Nginx site:
> One thing mentioned was enabling
> buffering on the access_log. 
> However, the directive reference
> ( says
> that the default buffer size is 64 KB. Does this mean that buffering is
> enabled by default, with a size of 64 KB, or that if the buffer is enabled
> without a specified size, it will be 64 KB?

The default buffer size the documentation talks about is one used 
if you enable the "gzip" parameter, but don't specify buffer size 

Maxim Dounin

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