nginx plus - purge multiple URLs in one request

Francis Daly francis at
Tue Jul 14 13:42:48 UTC 2020

On Tue, Jul 14, 2020 at 08:28:35AM -0400, CarstenK. wrote:

Hi there,

> we use nginx plus for caching and purge URLs automatic by our Shopsystem. In
> some times we have a lot of URLs to purge and need for every (sometimes
> wildcard purge) an extra request.
> Is it possible to purge a list of urls in one request? suggests "no". (At least: not using
that directive.)

It looks like it does single exact-match or single prefix-match in
one request.

Is it possible to set the expiry appropriately at read-time, so that
things will auto-expire without needing to be purged?


Francis Daly        francis at

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