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Interesting post on speeding up sites using Nginx microcaching

edited October 2011 in Miscellaneous

This post uses a custom Nginx configuration technique to "microcache" dynamic content for 1-2 seconds, drastically increasing site performance while ensuring content is at most only 2 seconds stale:

An option could easily be added to this to check for logged in users by checking for Elefant's user session_id cookie, ensuring they always see fresh content, like this:

    if ($http_cookie ~* "session_id") {
        set $no_cache "1";

Thought I'd share!


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