proxy_store: is it used much?

Igor Sysoev igor at
Tue Oct 29 23:58:46 UTC 2019

> On 29 Oct 2019, at 02:08, Roger Fischer <roger at> wrote:
> Hello,
> proxy_store seems to be a much simpler alternative to “cache" pseudo-static resources. But there is very little discussion of it on the Internet or nginx forum (compared to proxy_cache).
> Is there anything non-obvious that speaks agains the use of proxy_store?

proxy_store is useful for forever static files mirroring.
It does not track file changing and removal at origin.

Igor Sysoev

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