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Oct
18
revised Are there any performace gains to using Varnish along php-fpm and nginx?
Add closing curly bracket
Oct
17
comment Are there any performace gains to using Varnish along php-fpm and nginx?
I have added an example of fastCGI cache configuration
Oct
17
revised Are there any performace gains to using Varnish along php-fpm and nginx?
added example for fastCGI caching
Oct
16
answered Are there any performace gains to using Varnish along php-fpm and nginx?
Sep
30
awarded  Explainer
Sep
25
comment nginx + varnish, optimize caching urls for ssl and not
Actually we have this in production and it works very well.
Sep
25
revised nginx + varnish, optimize caching urls for ssl and not
Add hint about HTTP links in HTTPS websites
Sep
25
comment nginx + varnish, optimize caching urls for ssl and not
ESI will be handled by Varnish. So there are no lacks. Everything else (e.g. cache key for Varnish's objects) has to be defined in Varnish and there you can take care to have only one cache for one domain name.
Sep
24
comment Make nginx to pass hostname of the upstream when reverseproxying
@ncenerar You can do that but this will bring you to a single point of failure: the load balancer. If this is for load balancing (not redundancy) you can also use DNS based load balancing in combination with DNS failover.
Sep
24
answered nginx + varnish, optimize caching urls for ssl and not
Aug
28
awarded  Enlightened
Aug
28
awarded  Nice Answer
Jun
9
answered Varnish + Nginx + multiple IP addresses
Jun
4
comment Cannot connect to HTTPS port on Ubuntu
Actually it must be something else as I have successfully tested above example. Could you please check your log files. Maybe the responsible issue will be mentioned there.
Jun
4
comment Cannot connect to HTTPS port on Ubuntu
@xofer: Interesting, but it seems that the keyword "ssl" was missing for port 443 directives. So maybe the port was working fine but with HTTP and not (as expected by browsers) with HTTPS.
Jun
4
revised Cannot connect to HTTPS port on Ubuntu
Add missing keyword "ssl" to listen directive. Add all-in-one example
Jun
4
answered Cannot connect to HTTPS port on Ubuntu
May
31
comment Varnish as a web server
@BMDan: Thank you for this important hint. I have updated the pasted code to set proper HTTP status messages.
May
31
revised Varnish as a web server
Update of example codes, based on hints by BMDan regarding obj.response
May
30
comment NGINX downloads text file instead of displaying it
Hmm, *.txt files are included in your mime type definition. So if your text files have the suffix ".txt" Nginx should send the content-type "text/plain". Do you work with the suffix ".txt"?