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attack to vps trought requests from localhost [closed]

I'm having a problem with a vps running ubuntu 12that i own. Last days, the cpu of the vps was at 100% all the time. Running htop, i was able to see that i have a process named "host", created by ...
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PHP file downloaded instead of executed with nginx try_files

I'm using Ubuntu 14.10, nginx 1.6.2, php 5.5.12. I have a site set up like this: server { root /usr/share/nginx/www/oliviataussig; index index.php; server_name oliviataussig.com ...
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Using nginx to proxy multiple instances of sockets.io

I have two separate node.js applications running behind nginx. Both the apps use socket.io and express. One is served on port 5000 and the other on port 5001. But we need them both accessed through ...
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Nginx php-fpm in docker - Getting 404s

I'm trying to launch to containers an nginx container and a php-fpm container. php-fpm container exposes port 9000 and the nginx container exposes port 80. I updated the conf file to point the Once ...
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Why was an older version of Nginx installed?

I installed Nginx and PHP5-FPM and have it all working, but I noticed that I have Nginx 1.2.1 installed and not the most recent stable version (1.6.x). I also noticed that PHP-FPM had PHP 5.4 and not ...
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WordPress admin password protection not working on Nginx server

I am totally confused with Nginx server password protection. It does not work as we want. This is my Nginx website configuration block. server { listen 80; server_name example.com; ...
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Trouble with Uwsgi settings

I have a uwsgi ini that looks like this: [uwsgi] socket = :8001 processes = 4 master = true wsgi-file = /project/dev/myproject/conf/deployment/wsgi/dev/myproject-site.wsgi harakiri = 30 daemonize = ...
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Bonding multiple proxy server [closed]

I want to use multiple proxy server at the same time to speed my downloads. How can use multiple proxy at the same time. Reverse Proxy products such as haproxy nginx can use multiple proxy server but ...
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How to redirect to an other link when excess request (limit_req) with Nginx

I have been trying to limit the requests coming from a single IP address successful with module limit_req in Nginx. But now I want to redirect to an other web-page for showing some messages.How could ...
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phpmyadmin complains about permissions and open_basedir - but they all appear correct [closed]

phpmyadmin has been installed and working fine for months, installed via this repo: deb http://ppa.launchpad.net/tuxpoldo/phpmyadmin/ubuntu utopic main Suddenly, I couldn't login; no in-page errors ...
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How to uninstall nginx on CentOS7 [on hold]

I installed Nginx from src myself using this guide and now, I would like to get rid of it. But it seems there is nothing to do, aside from wiping out the src in usr/local/src I did yum list installed ...
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Nginx virtual host servername, root

I installed nginx-1.6.2,2 on FreeBSD-9.2-RELEASE-p5 and here is my configuration: # tail -2 nginx.conf include _includes/*.conf; } # cat _includes/XXX.conf server { server_name XXX; root ...
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Nginx redirect all www.domain to domain and all domain to www.domain

I'm trying to get nginx to redirect every request it receives from any domain by either adding or removing a www. prefix. This is for a little redirect service. If you point www.any.domain to it, it ...
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nginx set variable in location

I am trying to optimize my nginx configs, so it would be possible to set one variable, and all location paths would update automatically. I have four lines in question: server_name php.domain.com; ...
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How do I set permissions for uploading media in WordPress? (Ubuntu 14.04.1, nginx 1.4.6)

I'm having trouble finding the correct permissions for running a WordPress site on my droplet. I followed this guide to configure the site: How To Configure Secure Updates and Installations in ...
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uWSGI suddenly won't start again after server crash on Debian

After my server crashed i am unable to start uWSGI again, and keep getting following errors on unlink() and bind(). I start my service as root, so it makes it even more strange. Sun Nov 16 15:25:24 ...
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Unable to serve static files from Nodejs application running from subdirectory url

I desire a following URL structure xyz.com - Opens simple index.html page xyz.com/apps - Nothing xyz.com/apps/app1 - Should open my NodeJs application app1 My nginx server block is as below ...
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Bottle neck of nginx?

I'm using nginx as a load balancer on amazon ec2 m3.large instance. This load balancer will receive loads from a load generator and distributed them to the 3 instance with mysql database serves as ...
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What characters are special in an nginx map instruction?

I'm moving a site to a new structure and want to use nginx's map to map old URLs to their new locations. For simple cases that works like a charm, but I have trouble with some values. This is what I ...
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Set up nginx for access controlled video streaming

I am trying to create an application thats core it will be to show videos in a learning environment based on meteor/nodejs. The problem is the streaming itself. As described on many pages, node is not ...
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Nginx + PHP-FPM Client Abort

Here's my config (Nginx 1.7.x) : server { listen 8000; index index.php index.html index.htm; root /var/www/; server_tokens off; chunked_transfer_encoding off; location ~ ...
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DNS configuration for webserver path

What I have is: some vservers and some domains, located at different hosters. A webserver with Port 8081 on one server. I have a path like "123.123.123.123:8081/app/" What I want is: a subdomain ...
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Correctly assigning permissions & groups

So my nginx is using www-data:www-data, and I want to deploy files to my server with Beanstalk through sftp properly. So I've created an user called beanstalk and added him to www-data group. $ id ...
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Run other applications alongside rails passenger app?

I recently created a rails app for my portfolio on an nginx server, I had to reinstall nginx to work with passenger. My portfolio works fine, but I can't seem to get another app to run alongside it ...
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Really struggling with nginx rewrites to https [closed]

I hope someone can help. I am new to ubuntu and nginx and have set up my own server (with the help of various guides around the internet) Here is my setup. ubuntu server 14.04, nginx, php5 fpm, ...
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How to load static files in an Nginx + Flask setup if the app is mapped to a sub-directory

I have a basic html site running at a domain (say example.com) and I want to run a flask app in a sub-directory (eg:example.com/test) flask app is running on port 5433 using the default flask ...
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nginx shutting down periodically

I have a Centos 6.5 server that came with Apache pre-installed. I was having problems with Apache clashing with nginx, presumably because they both default to listening on port 80. I went through the ...
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301 redirect DNS issues

I think I screwed up something in my DNS configuration and now its bugging me for hours. Any help would be greatly appreciated. I own a domain lets call it abc.com Before all the issues happened ...
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Different enviroment variables depending on the subdomain

Is it possible with NGINX to pick different enviroment variables depending on the subdomain? And if yes how can I do that? Background: The environment variables link to a certain Mongo DB instance ...
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Basic auth only if a certain header is present in the request?

Q: I want to be able to enable basic authentication for only those requests, that include a specific header in the request. Use case: Ask authentication for only certain clients whose requests are ...
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nginx: Multiple cross-domain 301 redirects with different page addresses

I'm moving my old site over to a new domain, and with that new domain comes new naming conventions. I'm trying to figure out what would be the simplest way of accomplishing the following for roughly 8 ...
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Nginx rewrite HTTP to HTTPS says redirect loop? [closed]

I am trying to redirect all HTTP traffic to HTTPS,so when i got to www.domain.com it goes to https://www.domain.com. This is my current .conf file - server { listen 80; #listen [::]:80; ...
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Pyramid + Nginx + uWSGI Server 500 Errors

I have a uWSGI application written in Python using the Pyramid framework. Nginx is configured like below (I left out a few bits, but I don't think they will matter): upstream uwsgicluster { ...
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Could not load file or assembly fastcgi-mono-server4

I am trying to host an ASP.NET Web Forms application using Mono. I have installed Mono 3.0.7 and XSP 2.10.2 from source into the /usr/bin directory. I then started the mono server with the following ...
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How to Flush NginX's SSL buffer mid-request for Server Push

I'm writing an app that uses long polling to push messages to clients. It doesn't end the request when it finishes sending a message though: it just flushes. It works fine, even when I proxy it ...
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Joomla URL Rewriting works automatically in Nginx

This is driving me nuts and I dont understand how this works automatically. I have nginx as my web server and I have installed Joomla that has URL Rewriting which removes the index.php from the URL. ...
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How to share nginx log's without sudo to another user?

I have 2 users on my server. One with sudo access another without. How can i give access to nginx logs /var/log/nginx/error.log To another user without sudo permission to use cat ...
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nginx proxy_pass and virtual hosts within LAN returns 404 [migrated]

I hope this makes sense. Basically, I have set up a local server on my MAC using nginx, with these rules for the proxy_pass: location /engine/rest { proxy_pass ...
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Nginx proxy_pass with PHP authentication?

Hey so what I'm basically hoping to do is set up nginx as a reverse proxy to an internal IIS server which hosts content. The nginx server would have to authenticate users using a PHP/MySQL login ...
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Nginx Load Balancer Optimum Specs

I have 3 Nginx servers and each of them should handle about 2k users (concurrent connections). In front of them I have Nginx load balancer. That's 4 Virtual machines, sharing same subnet and same ...
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NGINX: proxy_cache altering headers

I have been having trouble building a proxy between my server and s3 to cache requests. I finally boiled it down to a single point of failure... http{ proxy_cache_path /home/cache levels=1:2 ...
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Nginx redirect of subdomain routes not working

This is my server block in the nginx_conf file: I'm using cloud66 so I can edit this from my dashboard. This keeps breaking. I suspect it's because of my conditionals and if statements. I'm trying ...
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NGINX and Node.js Caching returning the same results on all subfolders

We use NGINX to proxy a connection to a Node.js instance running on the same server. Without caching turned on for that location, at one level (i.e. /v1/streams/) it returns a 2MB json file. If an ...
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nginx: 'location' as an alias for 'server'?

I have nginx set up with several servers in /etc/nginx/sites-enabled However, I want to convert my setup to one domain myserver.com , so typing in a browser lalala.com will no longer get me to the ...
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Why is my Nginx location rule not taking precedence?

I have a PHP application (Wordpress) in the root folder of my site, and all requests to the site run through it happily. However, I have a subfolder, _links, which I would like to use to execute ...
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Nginx proxy cache invalidating request to s3

I have set up a proxy from my application server to a private s3 bucket to cache requests. I was having some trouble with it where s3 was rejecting my download requests (403 forbidden) and after some ...
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Is it normal for nginx latency to get worse throughout the loading of a webpage's assets?

If I open up Chrome devtools and go to the Network panel and then do a ctrl+F5 of my website, I notice a pattern each time. The first request, to a php page, has a latency (waiting) time of 74ms. ...
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Using APC with HHVM / Nginx

I've been using APC for object caching with a PHP / Apache setup for a year or so and it's been working. Recently I've been playing around with HHVM and Nginx and installed APC. It seems to be ...
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Wordpress images broken after upload on ubuntu 14.04

Ubuntu: 14.04 Wordpress: 3.8.2 I'm migrating an old website to a fresh setup using wordpress front-ended with nginx. It's mostly gone fine, including creating a custom theme, but when I upload ...
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Not everyone can write to new files made in /var/www

I followed the most upvoted tips in this thread. What's the best way of handling permissions for apache2's user www-data in /var/www? I just made a new file under one user1. However user2 ...