UDP load balancing and ephemeral ports

Maxim Dounin mdounin at mdounin.ru
Tue Jul 17 14:22:12 UTC 2018


On Tue, Jul 17, 2018 at 10:13:35AM -0400, bwmetcalf at gmail.com wrote:

> Cool.  Thanks.  Slightly related... given that the proxy_timeout is 10m by
> default, can ephemeral ports on the backend be shared by different clients
> making requests to nginx?

No.  The port is bound to a session with a specific client, much 
like with TCP proxying.

Maxim Dounin

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