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Often gateway timeouts (504) from Spaces

Anyone also have this? And when will this be solved?

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Same here, have been getting timeouts for the last 3 weeks almost every day, this is a serious concern.

Waiting for a reply to our ticket.

We had the same problem with the CDN of DO. We still use spaces for hosting files but we put another CDN in front of spaces.

I ran a script to make 100 different requests to a DigitalOcean Spaces in SGP1 region, both through CDN and directly to origin. Here is the result I found:

  • Without CDN, all requests seem to work fine.
  • With CDN, “HTTP/1.1 504 Gateway Timeout” is returned up to 17% (!!!) of the time.

The responses from CDN includes the X-HW header, which from Googling points to StackPath CDN. So, it seems like either the CDN connectivity to DigitalOcean Spaces or StackPath itself (or both) is currently seriously broken.