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phpinfo says the file location is /etc/php5/fpm/php.ini.

Additional .ini files parsed /etc/php5/fpm/conf.d/curl.ini, /etc/php5/fpm/conf.d/gd.ini, /etc/php5/fpm/conf.d/mcrypt.ini, /etc/php5/fpm/conf.d/mysql.ini, /etc/php5/fpm/conf.d/mysqli.ini, /etc/php5/fpm/conf.d/pdo.ini, /etc/php5/fpm/conf.d/pdo_mysql.ini, /etc/php5/fpm/conf.d/xcache.ini

Looking in them none of them have anything that deals with post_max_filesize or upload_max_filesize.

I edit this in the php.ini file and restart both the nginx and php5-fpm service. The changes do not happen. The files are still edited. I have tried rebooting the computer.

Does NGINX cache this somewhere that I need to delete in order for these changes to be made live?

I have tried php -i | grep ".ini"

and it tells me the path for php.ini is Path => /etc/php5/cli/

The phpinfo() tells me its /etc/php5/fpm/

I have edited both with no luck.

if I do php -i | grep "post_max" it tells me its 20M, phpinfo still says 8M.

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"I have tried php -i | grep ".ini" and it tells me the path for php.ini is /etc/php5/cli/ The phpinfo() tells me its /etc/php5/fpm/" This is because phpinfo() is executed by the web server via FPM. When you run php from terminal you're using CLI (by definition). – Jorge Orpinel Nov 3 '15 at 19:38
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Have you tried to put your php.ini under /etc/php5/fpm/php.ini? This is normally the default location that php reads from, if I understand php5-fpm correctly.

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That's where it is located at. The changes to it are not happening. – Iscariot Nov 20 '12 at 6:44
Do you perhaps have logs for php5-fpm? Is there nothing in your error logs? – Danie Nov 20 '12 at 7:47
Nothing useful, just that it was reloaded over and over again when I was trying to fix the problem. – Iscariot Nov 20 '12 at 11:54
There was ntohing in the logs, but I did find… – Iscariot Nov 20 '12 at 12:07

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