Request Compression

Max Clements max at
Mon Aug 29 03:35:32 UTC 2016

When you say "request compression" I guess you referring to entity
compression (for example in Post Requests). Nginx ngx_http_gzip_module
does NOT support request entity decompression - but you can do this in

An example on how to do this is here:


On Sun, Aug 28, 2016 at 8:22 PM, serendipity30
<nginx-forum at> wrote:
> Anyone has used this? Is gzip_static used for request compression?
> Thanks
> Posted at Nginx Forum:,269174,269260#msg-269260
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