and static contents serving based on filetype

Brad Fitzpatrick brad at
Tue Jan 23 18:19:44 UTC 2007

That's a common setup.  You shouldn't have problems.

- Brad

On Tue, 23 Jan 2007, kingler wrote:

> Hi, we are considering using Perlbal as our frontend server to backend Apaches.
> However, would it be more efficient to use Perlbal to serve static
> contents(photos and etc) maybe from MogileFS, while passing dynamic
> contents to the backend Apaches? This would require a filtering based
> on FileTypes requested. Also, if the user wanted to upload new photos,
> would it be a problem since the request is dynamic (say PHP) and it
> would be passed to the backend servers? Thanks.
> -Liang

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