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From Benoit Chesneau <>
Subject Re: Proxied CouchDB breaks continuous _changes
Date Wed, 19 May 2010 16:46:38 GMT
On Wed, May 19, 2010 at 5:31 PM, Zachary Zolton
<> wrote:
> @Sebastian that's correct. I am however using this configuration and
> everything seem to be working fine for me. As always, YMMV...
> Is having "proxy_buffering off;" for all paths really a bad thing? I
> think you'd want that behavior, for instance, when send()'ing
> individual chunks from a _list function—you wouldn't the proxy to
> buffer those for a large query result.

Having proxy_buffering on for some page would allows nginx to handle
most of the load. Without it it will not buffer connections and pass
them directlty to couchdb which is or not a problem.

- benoit

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