Nginx and Mirror on Demand

Tag: — July 17, 2007 @ 1:23 pm Comments 3

Just saw Igor Sysoev announced the release of Nginx 0.6.4 on the mailing list, and saw him demonstrating the new proxy_store and fastcgi_store directives (which have been available since 0.6.3), making “mirror on demand” so much easier to do as an developer. Here is the configuration code Ignor demonstrated in his email:

Overselling, according to

Tag: , — July 9, 2007 @ 1:35 am Comments 5

Saw this gem on someone’s signature at, probably the biggest discussion forums on web hosting matters — Overselling: A term used by numerous WHT members as an apparent attempt to ‘bring down the big bad hosting companies’. Often used in a derogatory manner without substantiated foundation, i.e. actual previous experience with said host. […]