Changes with nginx 1.2.7 12 Feb
*) Change: now if the "include" directive with mask is used on Unix systems, included files are sorted in alphabetical order. *) Change: the "add_header" directive adds headers to 201 responses. *) Feature: the "geo" directive now supports IPv6 addresses in CIDR notation. *) Feature: the "flush" and "gzip" parameters of the "access_log" directive. *) Feature: variables support in the "auth_basic" directive. *) Feature: the $pipe, $request_length, $time_iso8601, and
variables can now be used not only in the “log_format” directive.
Thanks to Kiril Kalchev.
*) Feature: IPv6 support in the ngx_http_geoip_module. Thanks to Gregor Kališnik. *) Bugfix: nginx could not be built with the ngx_http_perl_module in some cases. *) Bugfix: a segmentation fault might occur in a worker process if
ngx_http_xslt_module was used.
*) Bugfix: nginx could not be built on MacOSX in some cases. Thanks to Piotr S.. *) Bugfix: the "limit_rate" directive with high rates might result
truncated responses on 32-bit platforms.
Thanks to Alexey Antropov.
*) Bugfix: a segmentation fault might occur in a worker process if
“if” directive was used.
Thanks to Piotr S…
*) Bugfix: a "100 Continue" response was issued with "413 Request
Too Large" responses.
*) Bugfix: the "image_filter", "image_filter_jpeg_quality" and "image_filter_sharpen" directives might be inherited incorrectly. Thanks to Ian Babrou. *) Bugfix: "crypt_r() failed" errors might appear if the
directive was used on Linux.
*) Bugfix: in backup servers handling. Thanks to Thomas Chen. *) Bugfix: proxied HEAD requests might return incorrect response if
“gzip” directive was used.
*) Bugfix: a segmentation fault occurred on start or during reconfiguration if the "keepalive" directive was specified more
once in a single upstream block.
*) Bugfix: in the "proxy_method" directive. *) Bugfix: a segmentation fault might occur in a worker process if resolver was used with the poll method. *) Bugfix: nginx might hog CPU during SSL handshake with a backend
the select, poll, or /dev/poll methods were used.
*) Bugfix: the "[crit] SSL_write() failed (SSL:)" error. *) Bugfix: in the "fastcgi_keep_conn" directive.