massive deleted open files in proxy cache

patademahesh nginx-forum at
Fri Apr 10 14:11:06 UTC 2020

We are facing the same issue. File gets deleted but it holds the FD and disk
space is never released until we restart the nginx server. Most of the files
we is from proxy_temp_path directory. This is causing filesystem to go out
of space. We tried this with tmpfs and normal disk.

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