Does the variable "$request_time" include ssl handshake time?

Sergey Kandaurov pluknet at
Fri Dec 21 10:52:33 UTC 2018

> On 21 Dec 2018, at 11:48, yf chu <cyflhn at> wrote:
> The definition of "$request_time" is that "request processing time in seconds with a milliseconds resolution; time elapsed since the first bytes were read from the client". But I want to know whether it includes the ssl handshake time?


> If not, is there any method to get the duration of ssl handshake in Nginx?

I'm not aware of.

Sergey Kandaurov

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