Nginx ("engine x") is a lightweight, high-performance HTTP server, reverse proxy, TCP stream proxy and mail proxy, released under a BSD-like license.

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Is there a cloud-based reverse proxy solution in AWS?

The system I have an API deployed on EC2 machines on AWS. Incoming HTTPS requests are passed to an elastic load balancer. The load balancer handles the SSL, and passes the request to an Nginx ...
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Nginx cant write in folder

I cant get wordpress to write on wp-content. According to my nginx.conf: user www-data; Then I just did: chown -R www-data /var/www/blog/wp-content And check everything was correct: ...
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How deploy api loopback to nginx server [on hold]

How deploy in url: api.example.com/api-1/ from my git repositories ssh://git@example.com:7777/home/git/api-1/ It is my nginx config: server { listen 80; access_log ...
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nginx geoip redirect for first time only leads to redirect loop

I'm trying to configure nginx to perform geoIP checks on first-time visitors only. The idea is that first-time visitors should be redirected to the page version which has been customised for their ...
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Perl scripts stopped working after Debian 8.1 upgrade

I am currently playing around on my dev server, to try and get it running the latest Debian (Jessie). I've got it all upgraded using this tutorial: ...
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nginx continually returns 503, even after the server it's proxying recovers

I have nginx proxying a different service using proxy_pass. The backend service will ocassionally crash (i.e. the process stops). When this happens, nginx understandably returns a 503. But I have ...
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Switching from nginx to apache with wordpress

I have recently switched from nginx to apache. Everithing went fine since i checked out my wordpress website. The homepage is going well, and also the admin area, but subpages with permalinks ...
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Nginx fails to load static after putting caching configuration

I am trying to implement leverage browser caching for nginx. But when i insert the code inside conf file static files are not served by nginx showing 403 permission denied error. This is my conf file ...
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Many php-fpm processes created and they do not go away

I have PHP (5.5) using Laravel framework on NGINX with PHP-FPM. Here is what I do. I have a script myscript.php <?php while(true) { @file_get_contents('http://myserver.com/api/data'); } ...
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Place nginx frontcontroller out of webroot

Just as an experiment, I was trying to remove my index.php from the webroot in nginx and directly point to app.php, as the only thing the index file does is this: <?php chdir(dirname(__DIR__)); ...
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nginx on debian wheezy and TLS > 1.0?

Hi I already searched for some hours, but I only found solutions, where they had used older nginx/openssl-versions. My problem is: How can I activate TLSv1.2 in nginx in that way, the client will ...
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How to configure nginx for multi-site reverse proxy?

I'm trying to configure nginx as a reverse proxy for two websites on the same server. This is what I'm doing: upstream alpha { server localhost:49212; } server { listen 80; ...
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nginx http substitute module

I'm trying to figure out where ./configure is. The setup guide says run the below: Installation To install, get the source with subversion: git clone ...
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What functions are preferred to be disabled to increase webserver security?

I'm looking into securing my webserver additionally and thinking I could disable certain PHP functions to prevent potential issues. Could someone share some tips regarding this or guide me in right ...
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Removing port from nginx redirect

I have a domain so www.mysite.com running app Django. In this server I created a Blog with WordPress. www.mysite.com/blog Nginx Django app: upstream django { server 127.0.0.1:8001; } server { ...
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how to configure naxsi to accept json format in rest apis?

for example one of my APIs is: Post request: /api/v0/login body: { "username":"xxx@ggg.com", "password":"eeeee" } I want to secure this API with naxsi, I could not find anywhere to config naxsi to ...
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NGINX - proxy_store save images

server { listen 80; root /var/www/public_html/; index index.php index.html index.htm; server_name servertest.com; location / { ...
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Nginx 400 Bad Request on ec2 Public IP works, but domain name does not

A couple days ago, my ubuntu t2.micro ec2 instance stopped working. I just got it restarted again, but now only my public IP address given by amazon works. The domain name I bought does not. It worked ...
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Nginx “rewrite or internal redirection cycle while internally redirecting to ”/index.html"

So here is my problem: I have the same problem with every file I try to access. It always sends me back to index.html or shows me an 500 server error. The error log gives me: "rewrite or internal ...
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nginx server installation on centos6 redirecting to /cgi-sys/defaultwebpage.cgi

i'm installing wordpress to my VPS, so far i belive i have everything configurated correctly but it doesnt starts the wp-admin/install.php, it redirects to /cgi-sys/defaultwebpage.cgi everytime i go ...
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install php with nginx [on hold]

I'm new to all things related to webservers. Until now, I used apache. But I want to give a try to nginx. So I decided to install it, alongside PHP. This are the steps I followed (I mention that I use ...
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Can't make nginx listen on nonstandard ports (3000, 35729)

This is on a fresh install of Ubuntu 14.04 running on a VPS. For example the following will work: server { listen 8080 default_server; root /var/www; location / { try_files $uri ...
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Will nginx route no traffic to an upstream host with weight 0?

I would like to temporarily route no traffic to a host in an nginx upstream. Rather than commenting it out, as this means nginx would be completely programmatically unaware of it, I was wondering ...
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Varnish + nginx + WPTouch

I'm trying to get wp-touch pro to play nice with varnish. They work together with the default.vcl below. But for some reason varnish caches admin and login pages, making it impossible to save ...
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How do i make my web browser choose local virtual host over a site on internet [on hold]

I have different virtual hosts on my local machine i added them into /etc/hosts by ip 127.0.0.1 They were working fine but today when i try to access one browser was keeping connecting to internet ...
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Nginx with Python and Wordpress same server [duplicate]

I have a aplication with Python/Django running in www.mydomain.com. I want to create a blog with WordPress in the same server and I want my domain looks like this: www.mydomain.com/blog In nginx how ...
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Nginx Proxy - How to check images are cached?

On nginx server, i have config location ~* \.(gif|jpg|jpeg|png|ico|wmv|3gp|avi|mpg|mpeg|mp4|flv|mp3|mid|js|css|html|htm|wml)$ { root /var/www/cache; expires 365d; } i check the folder ...
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Redirect subdomain.domain.com to www.subdomain.domain.com

We have currently a wildcard vhost accepting all domain request. I want to redirect subdomain.domain.com to www.subdomain.domain.com so my wildcard will answer One exception, I dont want to ...
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404 Not Found or 500 internal server error using nginx try_files configuration

I'm trying to move my project from Apache to nginx. I use WT-NMP. I'm converting .htaccess to nginx configuration by adding this in nginx.conf. location / { try_files $uri $uri/ /index.php/$args; ...
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ngnix proxy_pass HTML resources

I'm setting up a reverse proxy that connects to different localhost ports with different services. This is the NGINX site configuration: server { listen 0.0.0.0:80; root /var/www/; index ...
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Nginx conflicting server name for subdomain

I currently have a vhost running on Nginx for foo.domain.com and everything works great. I created a new file for a new sub-domain I want to add called bar.domain.com. I use the same settings for ...
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nginx redirects URL to itself

I want to do some redirection based on user agent. Here is what I have done until now: server { server_name share.example.com default_server; access_log off; root /opt/snapshots; ...
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How to setup NGINX Reverse Proxy for Mulitple Domain with diffirent Hosting

Recently, I've started working on my NGINX reverse proxy project. There following websites which is hosted on different website Hosting with different IP / DNS. Example.com foo.net Takesrs.com ...
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How to configure NGINX to servce Python file and also Django file?

I have the following NGINX configuration: server { listen 8888; root /var/www; index index.html index.htm; location / { try_files $uri $uri/ /index.html; } } ...
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nginx does not allow access by subnet

I have the following conf file in /etc/nginx/conf.d/app.conf. I am trying to limit access to /path1 and /path2 url to /16 subnet range. When I try to access froma machine in the subnet I get 404 only ...
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How to configure nginx reverse proxy for ftp [duplicate]

I am trying to configure nginx reverse proxy to point to an FTP server. I've tried this: server { listen 21; location / { proxy_pass http://66.55.147.67:21/; } } with and ...
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nginx denying request based on domain name

I have a backend on Tomact and static content an angularjs app hosted on nginx reversed proxied. I want to deny any requests apart from the authorized domains How can I achieve this with nginx ...
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SSL off for a specific URL Nginx

This configuration was working before, and now it is not. I should mention this is Django,Gunicorn, and Nginx. We are trying to make https://toontowninfinite.com/rpc/ use http, not SSL. and the rest ...
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Nginx randomly refuses SSL connections

I am running the website https://telerandom.com (NodeJS server, port 9576) behind an Nginx reverse-proxy. It usually works, but on occasion, it begins to refuse all SSL connections from certain users ...
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chrome requests get stuck pending

Description of issue We have a web server that is serving static assets. We are experiencing a problem where after you browse around some of the http requests get stuck in the "pending" state. In the ...
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uwsgi queue of socket message flood?

I found my website unresponsive and I see a ton of *** uWSGI listen queue of socket "0.0.0.0:5002" (fd: 3) full !!! (101/100) *** *** uWSGI listen queue of socket "0.0.0.0:5002" (fd: 3) full !!! ...
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Nginx proxying fails for django

I have a django app running on django server on port 8000 in Chrome. I have another application server running on port 9000. I want nginx to proxy requests to /api/ sent from django app and forward ...
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Nginx redirect failure for icingaweb2

I'm trying to configure IcingaWeb2 using Nginx, and having some issues with it. The suggested Icinga Nginx configuration is: location ~ ^/icingaweb2/index\.php(.*)$ { # fastcgi_pass 127.0.0.1:9000; ...
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LampCMS works as a sub-directory on Apache but fails on Nginx

The Web Application: It is LampCMS within a Wordpress folder. The main web site runs on Wordpress. A requirement made us create LampCMS under this Wordpress site. LampCMS is accessed over a URL ...
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Google.com SSL Ciphers - How to capture which ones they are using?

I would like to use the same SSL Ciphers Google.com uses - in order for maximum browser compatibility. I'm aware that ssllabs.com shows them, but I have no idea how to translate them for use in Nginx ...
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Proxying request from nginx docker container to tomcat docker container (all inside Vagrant VM)

Running a Vagrant (virtualbox) VM with two docker containers inside, nginx and tomcat. Want to host static files in nginx container and proxy web requests to the tomcat container. I've read up on ...
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NGINX ODOO 8 SSL

I have an Odoo 8 server install at xx.xx.xx.xx and the domain name example.com The DNS record for example.com: A record: @ to the IP xx.xx.xx.xx CNAME record: www to the example.com I want the ...
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Nginx only allow directory endings, no index.html or index.php

Working on setting up an nginx server. I want to add some sort of location block that would only allow the parent folder of index.html or index.php to be served, but would redirect index.html or ...
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nginx index directive wrong file

I'm testing reverse proxy with nginx and I need http://localhost to go to http://localhost:8081/index-dev.html instead of index.html. Here is my config: server { listen 80; index ...
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Nginx: [emerg] “location” directive is not allowed here in /etc/nginx/nginx.conf:14

Iam facing with this error, Starting nginx: nginx: [emerg] "location" directive is not allowed here in /etc/nginx/nginx.conf:14 nginx: configuration file /etc/nginx/nginx.conf test failed This is my ...