Phrasing in 'ngx_http_limit_req_module' documentation

adrian5 nginx-forum at
Sun Feb 23 15:07:21 UTC 2020

> If the zone storage is exhausted, the least recently used state is
removed. Even if after that a new state cannot be created, the request is
terminated with an error.

Unless I misunderstood the intention, I think this should read: "… state is
removed. If even after that, a new state cannot be created …".

That way it makes more sense.

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