Does http pipeline prevent nginx from graceful shutdown active connections?

Valentin V. Bartenev vbart at
Tue Oct 25 16:40:30 UTC 2016

On Tuesday 25 October 2016 16:30:38 Jeremy Gates wrote:
> Hi, all
> I found a recent code commit of Nginx fixed one issue that prevent nginx
> from graceful shutdown active connections for HTTP/2:
> Just for curiosity, I was wondering if this is a problem for pipelined HTTP
> requests.

No, there's no such problem with pipelined requests.

Pipelined requests are processed sequentially one by one, nginx quits before
starting processing the next request.

  wbr, Valentin V. Bartenev

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