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I would like to know has anyone been successful to run django on nginx? I have several django apps running on Apache2 on suse 11.4 and i would like to migrate them to nginx. Are there any modules that django requires in order to successfully run on nginx.

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it is really good question. –  Aragon Apr 2 '12 at 12:20

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There are a lot of options. Just Googling Django nginx will give you a good idea how people handle their Django sites. The easiest is to use Django's built-in FastCGI server. The most popular seems to be uWSGI (I constantly see people raving on about it). I use FastCGI and it works just fine for me.

But this should give you an idea of where to start.

https://code.djangoproject.com/wiki/ServerArrangements#nginx

The two links near the top of this section should help explain more.

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On of our setups runs a Django/NginX/gunicorn setup, which to be honnest runs very well. We have more than 30k users per day. I used the following tutorial:
http://senko.net/en/django-nginx-gunicorn/

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The link is broken –  manu Jul 15 at 19:33

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