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Unbuffered Uploads with Nginx

Ok, the title is a little misleading. It's not actually possible to directly stream uploads to backends like http proxies, or CGIs without having them buffered by Nginx. This makes sense for worker type backends where a few slow uploads could tie up all of your workers. However it does not make sense for event loop based backends (think Node.js or Tornado) where the process simply does other things while waiting for more data.

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