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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nginx add_header is not working

I'm using nginx-1.7.0 on windows 7. I am trying to use add_header to get to a json file I have residing in /data/TESTFOLDER. This is what my location block looks like: location ...
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Nginx error: “File not found”…coming from someone else's domain

I set up nginx to serve from an Ubuntu EC2 instance a few days ago, and today I checked the error logs when I encountered 504 after 504 in the browser. I found the following in my error.log: ... ...
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Turn on/off proxy pass in nginx if a particular header is set

For testing purposes (in particular I'm developing a performance analyzer for a website that currently runs in production) I need to have some endpoints (es: /performance) that should be processed by ...
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Nginx glob in try_files

Is it possible in nginx to do something that is the equivalent of a file path glob in try_files? server { try_files /var/www/*/assets/$uri; } That is, if /var/www/ contained site_a and site_b, ...
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upstream timed out (110: Connection timed out) while connecting to upstream

I have my backend in France and one of my frontend servers is in Japan. This issue doesn't happen with any other of my frontends, only this Japan server, which already has about 2s latency from most ...
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php5-fpm doesn't create sockets for pools

I'm going off of section 3.1 of http://www.howtoforge.com/php-fpm-nginx-security-in-shared-hosting-environments-debian-ubuntu . I have created a directory in /var/run which www-data:www-data has ...
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jsonrpc service nginx ssl configuration

I have a python jsonrpc service running in the server on port 8082. I want to reach it with php jsonRPCClient. (and have to be https) My nginx server looks like: server { listen 443; ...
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Nginx proxy pass not working sometimes

I have a proxy server (ubuntu) that can accessible via my global IP (not have domain). For Example 85.45.0.12:6021 and this reverse to local server. Local server (10.0.0.25) installed tomcat and ...
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How to change http header using nginx

We have a problem that a backend system requires the parameters of the Content-Type http header to be in a certain order. For example (note the position of the type="text/xml"): Content-Type: ...
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CORS Fails on CloudFront Distribution with Nginx Origin

I have a CloudFront distribution set up with an Nginx server as the origin (a Media Temple DV server, to be specific). I enabled the Access-Control-Allow-Origin: * header so fonts will work in ...
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Server patched for CVE-2014-0224 but scanners still think it's vulnerable

We're running Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS and nginx 1.4.0 and openssl 1.0.1. We just patched openssl to deal with CVE-2014-0224 vulnerabilities, and restarted nginx, but scanners still think we are vulnerable ...
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Nginx not getting the real visitor IP in server block

I am using a loadbalancer in my current setup, requests come from ip 10.71.128.13. I am using Nginx as a front to a Gunicorn backend. I want to get the real IP address of the visitor and log it (not ...
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Nginx + PHP-FPM Too Many Resources

My Server has the following Specs CPU: 6 Cores Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5-2650 v2 @ 2.60GHz RAM: 32 GB I have a problem with nginx+php-fpm. They are taking too many resources for an unknown reason. ...
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Make nginx config like apache2 virtualhosts

I have web server with apache2 with many subdomains on it like, domain.com, abc.domain.com, def.domain.com etc. etc. Now I got a new nginx server and want to set it up like apache2, so to test I ...
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Improving TCP performance over a gigabit network lots of connections and high traffic for storage and streaming services

I have two servers, Both servers hardware Specification are Processor : Dual Processor RAM : over 128 G.B Hard disk : SSD Hard disk Outging Traffic bandwidth : 3 Gbps network cards speed : 10 Gbps ...
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How Do I Configure Nginx To Communicate with SMTP Server?

I'm an application developer and have little knowledge on sysadmin / server configuration tasks. I have an nginx server communicating to a Flask web application through uWSGI on a VPS. I'm trying to ...
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Phalcon does not load under nginx and php5-fpm

I've tried putting extension=/usr/lib/php5/20121212/phalcon.so into /etc/php5/fpm/php.ini, when it didn't work, I've put that into /etc/php5/cli/php.ini as well and when that didn't work either, I've ...
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Can I pass_proxy over https?

Is it possible to have something like this in my local nginx.conf? pass_proxy https://mybackend.com:443; If not, how do I make my local nginx request and return my remote backend API over SSL?
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Why isn't puma using all of its threads?

I'm using puma and nxinx, and as far as I can tell it is only ever using a single thread even when I start it with the default of 16 threads or more. I've set up a fresh rails app, then gone through ...
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UWSGI is not creating my socket

So, i'm getting an error because my .sock file is not being created by uwsgi. I'm also running a VB with vagrant. my uwsgi.ini [uwsgi] master = true pidfile = /tmp/uwsgi-%n.pid workers = 12 ...
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nginx proxy_pass directive acting up on OSX?

I have the following lines in my nginx.conf on my Mac: location /addPat { resolver 8.8.8.8; proxy_pass http://some_url:8080$request_uri; proxy_http_version ...
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Laravel Routes to wrong directory on Nginx

I have just played with Laravel some hours ago and seemed to hit a wall. My nginx document root is usr/share/nginx/html/. Inside this folder I have an index.php (which shows phpinfo();) and a Laravel ...
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Nginx HttpRedis2Module get value only

I am trying to set up Nginx caching with multiple servers using a shared Redis instance for storage. I am using the HttpSRCacheModule, along with HttpRedis2Module. In the example configuration, both ...
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HTTPS works, HTTP does not

I use NGINX 1.5.12 on Ubuntu 13.10 and HTTPS works fine and the pages are served (both HHVM and PHP5-FPM) trying to load the website in HTTP fails and WGET returns this: HTTP request sent, awaiting ...
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nginx service won't start after reboot + won't give output for service nginx status or start

A few weeks ago I configured an ec2 ubuntu server for my rails app. everything worked great. the database is on RDS and I use nginx and passenger for the rails app. anyway everything worked great ...
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Can't deploy Ruby 2, Rails 4 app to Linode

I have a Rails 4 app and I want to deploy it to my Linode and I'm struggling a lot to get this working. I followed all the basic instructions from the Linode guides, also, installed all the ...
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Nginx-watch script - issue with inotifywait not seeing changes

I'm using Nick's excellent nginx-watch script to monitor an nginx.conf file in www root so that it reloads a couple of wordpress plugin nginx configurations automatically as soon as they change (BWPS ...
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Nginx cache shared between multiple servers

We have 8 REST-ish API servers with Nginx using FastCGI with PHP-FPM to handle requests. We're currently using Nginx' FastCGI caching (directives like fastcgi_cache_path). This means that API ...
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LXC and proxying port 22 (ssh)

I have installed LXC on my Ubuntu 12.04 server and have created a couple of containers. I have only 1 external IP address, thus I am using nginx on my host machine to proxy HTTP requests from certain ...
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LA problems while serving 40M requests daily with php-fpm, nginx

I have server with FreeBSD (16 cores with HT, SSD, 32Gb RAM) which is getting about 40M http requests daily. All requests are served by nginx + php-fpm. At these graphs you see that we have a ...
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nginx can't find cgi two levels deep

Typically, I want to serve an index.html file when http://mysite.com/ and any other directory is requested. The following, in nginx.conf, does that for /test: location /test { try_files $uri.html ...
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Nginx downloading files instead of executing php

nginx server is downloading the php files instead of executing them I tried every solution that has been posted around web most of the people had problem with location but mine is uncommented ...
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APACHE/NGINX fine tuning for Apache Benchmark testing

I need to know some tuning configuration about APACHE/NGINX. I use Ubuntu Server 12.04.4 LTS on VirtuaBox with two VM: one with APACHE 2.2.22, the other with NGINX 1.1.19. In addition I installed PHP ...
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PHP-FPM errors only when running as a system service on Fedora 20. (File not found / Primary script not found)

I am trying to setup NGINX with PHP-FPM on a Fedora 20 box and I am getting the "File not found / Primary script unknown" errors only when starting php-fpm as a system service. I am using a default ...
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Error message before downtime: posix_memalign(16, 4096) failed (12: Cannot allocate memory)

I have a server running Django on top of Gunicorn and Nginx, and I experienced a small amount of downtime last night. After restarting Nginx and Gunicorn the server went back to normal, but I can't ...
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Does NGINX allow for switching load to another server without losing the requests?

Does NGINX allow switching load from one server to another without losing the request? I have a SOAP API, NGINX forwards the request to one of three servers each which forwards it to a queue and ...
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Mime type in nginx for dynamic url

user upload file and its kept in file directory without file extensions so it looks like file/ID what i had done, when user download any file, we have created a rewrite rule for the same which looks ...
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Character encoding of file names with autoindex at webserver on windows

I have set up a webserver on windows 8.1. Now i am having problems with the character encodings of links: There are directories and file names containing german umlauts (ä ö ü ß). The autoindex ...
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Nginx Returning 504 Error

I'm getting a 504 error from Nginx on my Ubuntu server where I'm running Rails using Unicorn. When I look in the Nginx error.log.1, I see: 2014/01/21 18:06:02 [error] 698#0: *2 connect() failed ...
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Nginx isn't redirecting right

I'm starting with Nginx and have a lot of problems since things change from Apache to Nginx. Right now I have a application developed in Symfony1.4 which don't work since I get a 404 Not Found error. ...
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Why is memcache not functioning with elgg in debian 7?

I am moving a php website (built using elgg - www.elgg.org) from a CentOS server to a different Debian 7 server and have installed memcached + php5-memcache on both. I have recreated all the ...
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nginx proxypass squid

I'm trying to run squid server behind nginx. my sample configuration : location ~* ^/get/(.*) { proxy_pass http://ip:3128; proxy_set_header Host evenstatichostnamefortest.com; ...
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setup nginx to serve django and wordpress blog as subdirectory

upstream django { server unix:///home/ubuntu/web/www.mysite.com/uwsgi-tutorial/mysite/mysite.sock; # for a file socket } server { listen 80; server_name mysite.com www.mysite.com; ...
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How to setup cross domain rules in discourse?

So i use the following page to gather information from the user and send it to forums.awake-gaming.com/posts for discourse to make a post for me . Url of page : awake-gaming.com/join-us.html Url, ...
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Paths Generated by PHP Applications Incorrect In Fedora nginx php-fpm Setup

I have been having several issues with certain PHP apps lately on my Fedora nginx + php-fpm setup. I originally had this issue with Owncloud, and created a question, without much luck, but I am ...
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(111 connection refused) while connecting to upstream

I have a ubuntu 13.10 server with nginx and php5-fpm installed, the server has just been started and as such i am sure it is not a buffer or connection overload issue. I have set the site config in ...
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Nginx +php-fpm auth_base on url

Good evening. How i can protect some URL by password(auth_base)? When i try write location ^~ /test/ { auth_basic "admin login"; auth_basic_user_file /etc/nginx/httpd.passwd; location ~ \.php$ { ...
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Setting up nginx, rewrite and fastcgi

This problem has been driving me nuts for the last couple of days... Working on an application that needs authentication and exists of different parts (CMS, API, frontend) we ran in to some problems ...
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Nginx load balancing redirects to upstream “name”

Introduction: Please read this serverfault question on nginx load balancing issue with 301 from backend. Somewhat similar to my problem, but the answer doesn't work. Nginx is redirecting to the ...
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Nginx reverse proxying to HTTPS upstream getting 502 Bad Gateway?

My goal is to write Jasmine (a JavaScript BDD testing framework) tests that exercise a back-end API built by a separate team. I have a Jasmine server running on port 9000. That code issues AJAX ...