I am running a server which holds packages for Emacs's
The problem is, if there are multiple packages available from my repository, the TCP connection to the server remains open during the installation. The steps are,
The problem is that -- for some larger packages -- the connection times out because of the
I tried running a local instance of the Apache server, but it doesn't seem to work. Looks like nginx is the proxy and has a 65 second timeout.
It looks like in the system wide Apache configuration,
asked Dec 05 '11 at 11:00
Keep alive connections do not persist because of the nature of the nginx proxy. Apps 'in front' of the proxy have HTTP/1.1 and have a set keepalive for 3 seconds. Apps 'behind' the proxy have HTTP/1.0 and it does not have keepalive connections.
Is it possible to use another protocol like SSH? If not directly than for testing you may want to try an SSH tunnel. That would allow you to rule nginx out as a possibility without having to change the account. If bypassing nginx does work we can open a port with a Dedicated IP address.
answered Dec 10 '11 at 01:52