MP4 module with pseudo streaming + proxy_cache

Roman Arutyunyan arut at
Mon Sep 11 14:38:53 UTC 2017


On Mon, Sep 11, 2017 at 09:21:49AM -0400, tbs wrote:
> Hello,
> I am trying to setup proxy cache with proxy pass and serving mp4 files for
> my flash player.  i am having hard time getting the mp4 module to work with
> this combination, it works fine for local files but proxy pass/cache it
> doesn't work

The mp4 module currently does not work with cache.  A common workaround is
proxy_pass + proxy_store + try_files.  However the first request (which caches
the file) will not be processed by the mp4 module anyway.

> i see the CDN providers are using this method and working, wondering if i
> missing a step.  I searched found some outdated post indicating it wouldnt
> work but if CDN providers doing it i am sure it should be working new
> version of nginx.
> anyone?
> Posted at Nginx Forum:,276322,276322#msg-276322
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Roman Arutyunyan

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