HTTP streaming and Unicorn timeout

Hongli Lai hongli at
Thu Aug 22 15:33:54 UTC 2013

Maybe you can use a combination. Use Nginx location blocks to forward
most requests to Unicorn, and forward the streaming URLs to Passenger

On Thu, Aug 22, 2013 at 5:26 PM, Nokan Emiro <uzleepito at> wrote:
> Thank you for your answer Eric.
>> Using Rack::Timeout with Rainbows! instead of unicorn is probably a
>> better idea.
> 99% of the requests are fast and can be served far below 300 ms.  Only
> a few type of requests need to stream lots of data.  Do you really think that
> unicorn isn't a good choice in this case and I should consider switching to
> something else (Rack::Timeout + Rainbows!, Puma or whatever) just for the
> sake of that 1%?
> u.
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