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What is the Ideal value for Worker Processes in Nginx Config?

I have 31GB RAM 8 Core Web Server with current load of 3k per min. Currently worker_processes parameter in nginx config is 4 which as per my understanding means only 4 cores would be used. But when I ...
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519 views

Nginx “ssl_stapling” ignored, no OCSP responder URL in the certificate

I'm trying to setup OCSP stapling on Nginx because I ran a test and it suggested the idea and well, you know. https://sslcheck.globalsign.com/en_GB/sslcheck?host=aj2jewellers.co.uk#176.58.103.165 ...
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110 views

Nginx as a reverse proxy + Apache or completely cut out Apache? (WordPress Multisite)

I am starting a WordPress multisite network with domain mapping and I am trying to think through my server set up. Right now, I only have one medium sized VPS but hopefully I will need to add more ...
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263 views

Monitoring outgoing bandwidth of application

I currently have a VPS that is consuming a ton of outgoing bandwidth and I am trying to drill down to where this may be coming from. Does anyone know of a logical way to go about finding out which ...
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114 views

Nginx for a site allowing downloads

My friend have a site that allows users to download files.However the moment one guy start downloading server load change from 0.00 to 3.50 in a matter of minutes.Nginx and php-fpm reach D state and ...
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388 views

Optimize Apache - should I use APC / nginx?

I've read many posts regarding Apache optimization. While reading, two names repeated over and over again, nginx and php-apc. I've tried to understand which of them might be helpful for me, but i ...
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280 views

How can I optimize system resource usage for many different gunicorn powered Django sites with low traffic?

My server is a Linode with 768MB of RAM. It is home to around 8 small, low traffic Django sites powered by Nginx, Supervisor, and Gunicorn. Currently, each site has its own Linux user account, with ...
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484 views

What webserver to use for a hentai website? Nginx or Apache? [closed]

I got a Linode VPS with 768MB. On another server (Speedysparrow), also with 768MB, i have Nginx running and it's awesome, as you can see here: http://www.ubuntubrsc.com/. This website, with the setup ...
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187 views

Configuring nginx and PHP5-FPM

I have a VPS with 1 CPU Core, when I was searching around for some nice documentation on configuring nginx and php5-fpm I constantly came across stuff like "I have a dual core CPU so I will limit this ...
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107 views

How would you configure a dedicated static media HTTP server?

Now that more websites are switching to a set-up with nginx in the front and Apache in the back (or a different webserver doing a better job at serving static media than Apache), I was wondering the ...
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481 views

Nginx+apache2 ubuntu server crashed with several hundreds of visitors

I have Linode 768mb RAM server on Linode. And i have Wordpress blog. On my server installed ubuntu, nginx as frontend and apache2 as backend. And i have APC and memcache modules. Sometimes site is ...
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Optimizing Web Server(apache2+nginx+memcached+eaccelerator) for high-loaded heavy application

I have a server with (Apache2 + nginx as reverse proxy, memcached cache and eaccelerator). The application is Magento - it is very heavy, due to high modularity and a lot of php files(5000-10000+). ...
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Optimize php-fpm and varnish for a powerfull server

My setup is: Intel® Core™ i7-2600 and RAM 16 GB DDR3 RAM varnish+nginx+php-fpm+apc for a not very heavy WordPress blog with W3 Total Cache and CDN My problem is that after 55 hits per second ...
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244 views

Optimization advices to server a lot of small files

I have nginx+php-fpm+apc setup. No DB. In data folder i have a simple php script that when called with filename parameter checks if the file exists, if it does then it gives it away, if not then it ...
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Config NGINX to GZip Font Files? ( Different gzip_types for different directories)

SOLUTION: It turns out it is not my config / NGINX faults - my DNS provider, cloudflare, is preventing the fonts from being GZipped for some reason I'm using NGINX with GZIP_Static module installed. ...
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334 views

Addressing slow to connect time issues on NGINX

I intermittently perform 3rd party speed tests using http://tools.pingdom.com on my server. Recently, I have started to see long yellow bars for some of the static content on my sites, like images and ...
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288 views

NGINX config for many small files

I'm trying to configure an NGINX server that's sole purpose is to serve as many 10k JPEGs as it can. I have 16 GB RAM and 2 Intel Xeon E5506 processors, running CentOS. I'm looking to configure this ...
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1answer
1k views

optimize nginx for large file downloading

Hey, I'm wondering what are some general options I should look into for optimizing an nginx server for large file downloading (typically 100mb to 6gb). I just migrated from lighttpd and I'm noticing ...
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Nginx auto minify html output

does anyone know of a way to get nginx (or any other method) to minify html output on the fly? It seems straightforward to me and can shave a few kb off and help speed up the site.
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385 views

Nginx and 1000 WordPress Installs - Optimization

I'm trying to create a rather unusual (imo) configuration where I have: nginx php-fastcgi mysql 1000 seperate WordPress installs (with WP Super Cache). Each WP install corresponds to a separate ...
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770 views

Do access logs (from nginx) slow down a website?

Does it slow down a website if your webserver (in my case, nginx) is writing to an access log? I'm mostly wondering if it's noticeable. Plus, what's the point of knowing the user agents / ips that ...
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261 views

optimizations for a server with nginx as the front and apache as the back?

Are there any general optimizations for this sort of setup? I read something about nginx not using the most recent protocol in http, so are there things that I could tune apache for? Also, is there ...
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Any guide to set values for fastcgi_buffers in Nginx config?

I just moved our blog-network to ngnix (from apache) which is powered by WPMU. Everything is running smoothly and fine. During my quest to optimize server to the max level - I came across this thread ...
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Optimizing Apache

I've been reading multiple optimization guide for apache and found a lot of data (Although I have no idea what is the experience of the authors). I have a production server with apache 2.2.3, MySQL ...