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I have worked with and setup Apache before, but never nginx. Could anyone point me to a good guide that describes how to setup and run nginx for multiple website (vhosts, I suppose) support.

I want to have different websites with different home directories (~/domain1.com, ~/domain.com, etc) running on nginx.

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wiki.nginx.org/VirtualHostExample –  quanta Oct 13 '11 at 2:07

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The debian way is to have a file for each virtualhost in /etc/nginx/sites-available, then symlinks to those in /etc/nginx/sites-enabled; then for each site, something like this:

server {
    listen   80;
    server_name  rav.shishnet.org;
    access_log  /var/log/nginx/rav.shishnet.org.log;
    root /home/shish/rav.shishnet.org/;
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