Analyzer ngx-read-body-packets


ngx-read-body-packets - Capture the packets of the HTTP request that the read body time is greater than the threshold

Resource Category

Network I/O.

Application Type & Technical Stack

  • OpenResty
  • Nginx


The following parameters (or global variables) can be overridden by the user when running the analyzer or tool:


Type: string

Description: host name of the request

Default Value: None


Type: string

Description: uri of the request

Default Value: None


Type: int

Description: Max http request samples to capture

Default Value: 10


Type: int

Description: Sample time in seconds

Default Value: 10


Type: int

Description: buffer size for capturing packets in MB.

Default Value: 50


Type: int

Description: max capture bytes of the packet

Default Value: 68

Command Line Syntax

The analyzer can be invoked directly on the command-line via the orxray utility from the openresty-xray-cli software package.

Alternatively, the analyzer can also be invoked manually or automatically on the web console UI of OpenResty XRay (like on the Advanced web page).

# PID is the target process PID.
orxray analyzer run ngx-read-body-packets -p PID

# trace a shell command directly
orxray analyzer run ngx-read-body-packets -c SHELL_CMD

# PGID is the process group ID or any process's PID within the target process
# group.
orxray analyzer run ngx-read-body-packets -p -PGID

# trace any processes started from the specified executable path.
orxray analyzer run ngx-read-body-packets --exe /path/to/exe/file

Tracing Multiple Processes


Output Formats

  • Plain Texts


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