[uWSGI] What does "http-modifier1" really do?

Roberto De Ioris roberto at unbit.it
Tue Apr 29 16:06:30 CEST 2014

> Hello
> Since I have this in my INI file to run Lua scripts through CGI...
> http-modifier1=9 ;cgi plug-in
> ... I'd like to know what it really does.
> I searched for "http-modifier1" in the online doc, but "Your search
> did not match any documents."
> http://uwsgi-docs.readthedocs.org/en/latest/
> Next, I tried through Google, but didn't fare better:
> site:uwsgi-docs.readthedocs.org/en/latest/ http-modifier1
> What does it do really? If running different scripts in different
> languages, can I have several occurences of http-modifier1?
> Thank you.

It is a shortcut telling uWSGI to use the CGI plugin for every request.

For more complex scenarios you have the internal routing subsystem:


Roberto De Ioris

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