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nginx serving static files; apache django; secure file from apache to nginx?

I serve all static files (/static/ and /media/) via nginx and all other requests are routed to apache using mod_wsgi to use django. nginx acts as proxy through to Apache/mod_wsgi. As far as I know ...
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Apache logs: do lots of 404s on CONNECT to port 443 indicate a vulnerability?

In my logs I keep getting lots of: "CONNECT XXX.XXX.XXX.XXX:443 HTTP/1.0" 404 218 "-" "-" "CONNECT XXX.XXX.XXX.XXX:443 HTTP/1.0" 404 218 "-" "-" ... "CONNECT XXX.XXX.XXX.XXX:443 HTTP/1.0" 404 218 "-" ...
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multiple instances of nginx in order to keep Django projects separate

I'm building an app using Django + PostrgreSQL + Nginx on Debian 6. The app has two separate components, that will later be on different machines. Component A calls one function from Component B ...
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How can Django/WSGI and PHP share / on Apache?

I have a server running an established PHP site, as well as some Django apps. Currently, a VirtualHost set up for PHP listens on port 80, and requests to certain directories are proxied to a ...
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What is the IIS equivalent of mod_wsgi's WSGIScriptAlias?

I'm trying to get Django running on IIS 6 using pyisapie and I'm having some trouble. I have pyisapie working on IIS, but it only works if I specify the full url to a specific python script like so: ...
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Reloading mod_wsgi processes safely in production

Is there a way to safely restart mod_wsgi processes on demand, possibly running on multiple machines? I'm serving a django app with mod_wsgi in daemon mode with apache: WSGIDaemonProcess myapp user=...
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Docker cannot access Webserver on host

I'm trying to setup pythons django inside a dockerized environment Dockerfile FROM python:3.5-slim ENV PYTHONUNBUFFERED 1 RUN mkdir /code RUN pip install --upgrade pip WORKDIR /code ADD requirements....
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Deploying django website only for local network?

I developed a website with Django and I am deploying it with apache and mod-wsgi (as explained here). The catch is that I want to make sure that this website is accessible only on my local network. ...
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nginx suspicious symbols warning in my nginx config file

My nginx configuration file is given below. server { listen 80; server_name http://hg.rawdatatech.com; location / { proxy_pass http://127.0.0.1:8000; proxy_set_header Host $host; ...
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Django fails to find static files served by nginx

I know this is a really noobish question but I can't find any solution despite finding the problem trivial. I have a django application deployed with gunicorn. The static files are served by the ...
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Distributing load from Django App

I am currently approaching stages to move my first large-scale application out of development. I have talked with some CTOs who know what they're talking about, and I have been advised to do the ...
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Tuning django based site deployed using apache wsgi for better performance

I'm running django application using apache+mod_wsgi, I have setup 6 medium ubuntu servers on Amazon ec2 in which 2 for mongo and 4 for django and apache, using ebs for postgresql and configured a ...
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Redirect all subdomains to main domain with lighttpd and regex

Is it possible to redirect all *.domain.com to my domain.com? I have been messing around with the Regex but without any luck: $HTTP["host"] =~ ".*\.domain\.com" { url.redirect = ("^/(.*)"...
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Ubuntu 12.04 Server - Django with uWsgi not working

I am fairly new to working with servers. I am attempting to run Django on an Ubuntu 12.04 AWS with uwsgi & nginx. I found a tutorial that I was following: http://uwsgi.readthedocs.org/en/latest/...
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What Files Should I Set Up for Clean Apache Configuration [duplicate]

I am not new to Apache but nor am I an expert (by any means). I've run sveral versions of WAMP and XAMP server set-ups. Most of my Apache configurations are simple. I usually run a default master ...
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nginx is no longer working on ec2 instance

i admittedly ran this: sudo update-rc.d nginx defaults which seemed to wipe out the setup of nginx. Nginx commands like sudo service nginx start, etc no longer return anything when executed. ...
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Unicode characters in nginx fastcgi links

I have a django project hosted over nginx with fastcgi. Django has some urls that user cyrillic characters. But when I try to open page with such link, django tells that it doesn't have such model, ...
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File uploads and client_max_body_size in nginx + gunicorn + django

I need to configure nginx + gunicorn to be able to upload files greater than the default max size in both servers. My nginx .conf file looks like this: server { # ... location / { ...
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Django mutli-threading on apache/mod_wsgi/windows

I am quite new to the combination of apache and django and quite naive frankly regarding to how multi-threading is handeled. Specifically I run on a windows server, so I know the MPM is only thread-...
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Configuring htaccess with django and apache

I am trying to configure my apache server with django. I am having issues matching urls to their views and am not quite sure of the cause of the problem. I have the following configuration: ....
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“Connection in use” running Gunicorn using VirtualEnv

I am trying to set up a development environment using Gunicorn and NGINX. While following this tutorial: http://ijcdigital.com/blog/django-gunicorn-and-nginx-setup/ I get the following error: (...
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Nginx,Uwsgi and Django App Not Found

I have configured Nginx with uWSGI and Django on CentOS. Django Directory(contains all my django app): /home Django Project Directory: /home/hdblog /home/hdapp.py contains below: import os, sys ...
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How to run Django 1.3/1.4 on uWSGI on nginx on EC2 (Apache2 works)

I am posting a question on behalf of my administrator. Basically he wants to set up Django app (made on Django 1.3, but will be moving to Django 1.4, so it should not really matter which one of these ...
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Do I need the ports.conf Apache configuration?

I am using nginx to serve static content and proxy requests to Apache for serving Django. I have multiple domains, and each domain has it's own port and Apache VirtualHost config. For example, domain1....
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How to let python/django to access postgres db without requiring sudo -u

Still new in the Linux / django / python / postgres installation. I have install the latest kubuntu 11.04, installed the postgres and django packages. I have created a django_login in postgres with a ...
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Django app displaying the same page no matter what url visited

I have a simple Django application that I am using to test out a new deployment strategy using Nginx, FastCGI (using the latest version of flup at the time of writing) and daemontools. Basically the ...
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Which user account should be used for WSGIDaemonProcess?

I have some Django sites deployed using Apache2 and mod_wsgi. When configuring the WSGIDaemonProcess directive, most tutorials (including the official documentation) suggest running the WSGI process ...
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Subdomains vs folders/directories

I'm currently building a web application and I would like my users to have their own URLs to identify them. I could either do this using subdomains or using folders and am wondering what are the ...
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Securing Django deployment on Ubuntu server

I am just starting out with Django and want to deploy a test application on a Linux VPS that I have. I am not familiar with how I can secure the deployment. If I configure Apache to serve the ...
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MySQLdb on Windows

I'm trying to run the simple django tutorial on my windows 7 machine after having just read the python tutorial. But it complains, "django.core.exceptions.ImproperlyConfigured: Error loading MySQLdb ...
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How can I deploy a django application to multiple servers efficiently?

What are a few options to deploy changes made to a django project to multiple servers simultaneously in an efficient manner? Are there any tools that would allow servers to checkout latest changes ...
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Redirect www.example.com to www.example.com/home/

Im currently writing a django website, and ive got a bunch of flatpages that are my basic website. What i want is www.example.com/home to be the main website flatpage, but when people go to www....
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Unable to run Django on Mac OS X

I'm working with a Django project on my Mac (running Leopard) and I want to show it to my team. I've already passed the neccessary port forwards from my router to my Mac's LAN IP address but it doesn'...
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What should the DJANGO_SETTINGS_MODULE be set to in Apache when deploying a django app?

I'm deploying a django app, but I can't seem get the settings correct in the Apache configuration. I've put my django app in /path/to/mysite.com/teabag/current/ DirectoryIndex index.html ...
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django uwsgi and nginx = 400 bad request

I moved my Django website and pip3 install Django. I use the same uswgi wrapper than on the install of server #1 and it works. On server #2, I get a 400 Bad request. If I stop the uwsgi server, I get ...
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Getting SSL to work on Django project

I'm trying to get my Django website to move entirely to https (currently it's solely http). The webserver is nginx (reverse proxy) and gunicorn. However, even after correctly installing SSL, opening ...
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NGINX: Prevent users from viewing website on port (example.com:5000)

I've setup an ubuntu VPS, which is running a django app. I'm using waitress as a WSGI server and whitenoise to serve static files. Also nginx serves the media folder. The current setup works great at ...
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504 Gateway Time-out uwsgi + nginx django application

I'm trying to run my Django application using Nginx + uwsgi, but I receive 504 Gateway Time-out after one minute of loading. My app takes time to do what needed as it searches for specific things on ...
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Risks of using django manage.py runserver for production in a small scale server, for internal use?

I am writing a small web-app with django. It will have no more than 200 users, all internal to my company. I want to set it up as quickly as possible. I am new to django and web-apps. As I read ...
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Constant server pings

I've got a Python/Django app hosted on Heroku, monitored on New Relic, with logging tracked on Logentries. I've noticed a large amount of logs that are of the form: at=info method=HEAD path="/...
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gunicorn behave differently when run from terminal and by service

I am using nginx+gunicorn+django for my website. The following is my gunicorn.conf file: description "Gunicorn daemon for Django project" start on (local-filesystems and net-device-up IFACE=eth0) ...
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Nginx and Django use www-prefixed domain

Trying to understand how to force www. in my domain and redirect anything like ww.example.com or test.example.com -> www.example.com Everything works fine when I go to www.example.com or example.com, ...
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Graphite SQLite3 DatabaseError: attempt to write a readonly database

Running graphite under apache httpd, with slqite database, I have the correct folder permissions [root@liaan55 httpd]# ls -ltr /var/lib | grep graphite drwxr-xr-x. 2 apache apache 4096 ...
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Django WSGI application in a subdirectory?

Recently, I wanted to put one of my WSGI applications into a subdirectory, so that the other directories that cointain various scripts would work as before. In order to do that, I added the following ...
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Nginx + uwsgi… 502 bad gateway

So I am trying to set up Nginx with uwsgi for my Django app. Here is my /etc/nginx/nginx.conf file: # /etc/nginx/nginx.conf user richard richard; ## Default: nobody worker_processes 5; ## ...
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Django doesn't find CSS files for admin pages using uWSGI

Even if I followed the official instructions, when I start a Django test site using uWSGI, CSS files for the admin interface are not loaded. If I open the URL of a CSS file, for example http://...
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Nginx + Gunicorn + Django - nginx not allowing static files

Updated Code - this is still not working though. Settings.py STATIC_ROOT = '/home/ubuntu/virtualenv/mysite/homelaunch/static/' STATIC_URL = '/static/' nginx conf :: /etc/nginx/sites-enabled/mysite ...
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Apache Django OOM on server with 4GB RAM

I'm running a production Django site on Ubuntu Linode w/ 4GB RAM. Major processes are Apache2, MongoDB, Memcache, PostgreSQL, Tomcat6 and Redis. Apache OOMs about 10 times a day. I've tweaked values ...
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Strange Django/Apache 500 error when loading dynamically generated images (sometimes)

I have a really strange Http500 error when loading dynamically generated images. And for some reason it only happens sometimes. The apache error log doesn't show any errors. The django development ...
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where is the configuration for https host Django+PHP

I am an app developer, with little web site development experience, now having to check some work on a virtual server, All seems to be working fine, but I cannot find where a configuration for a host ...