I am using nginx to proxy requests to Apache. In our current setup the
request flow is as follows.
Akamai → Load Balancer(Layer4) ->nginx → Apache
I am in the process of converting a cluster to this setup. The issue is
whenever an nginx machine is introduced in a cluster of non-nginx
machines all the connections are redirected to nginx. The machine can
handle the load but for resilience I want equal distribution of
Using nginx as a load balancer is not a feasible option because we often
add and remove machines from the cluster for maintenance.
I suspect it being a KeepAlive issue. How can I disable keep alive in
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