nginx (pronounced “engine x”) is a lightweight web server and a reverse proxy server

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nginx not accessible from public IP, but is on 127.0.0.1

I am trying to set up nginx as a reverse proxy with HTTP Authentication to a site running on IIS. I have modified the http.sys bindings, as well as my IIS site bindings so that nginx can successfully ...
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301 redirect DNS issues related to Nginx change

I think I screwed up something in my Nginx configuration. Here is how I can explain it: I own a domain lets call it abc.com Before all the issues happened DNS was configured in the following way at ...
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How to show file in browser instead of downloading?

I'm using Owncloud (behind Nginx) to share a file. When I generate a share link, the link points me to the download page or if I append "&download", it immediately starts downloading the file. ...
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nginx proxy_pass and virtual hosts within LAN returns 404

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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Why can't nginx access puma socket on CentOS 7?

So I have a Ruby on Rails app in /var/www/ owned by nginx with 755 permissions. Said app is intended to be deployed via puma. Like so: rvmsudo -u nginx bundle exec puma -e production -d -b ...
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In Nginx Configuration, if I am doing a reverse proxy, is there a way to filter layout of the webpage to-be-displayed, i.e., a logo?

Is there a way to filter, for instance, a site logo, when using a reverse proxy in Nginx configuration? How would I go about doing this? Thanks in advance...
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nginx 403 Forbidden on CentOS (Vagrant)

What I have checked so far: Logs - they are empty, booted a new VM. Permissions: $ namei -l /var/www/awesome/ f: /var/www/awesome/ dr-xr-xr-x root root / drwxr-xr-x root ...
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how to monitor network/cpu/memory/disk usage by each Rails app

I run many Rails app on linode VPS I want to charge my customers by their usage, Is there anyway to monitor each Rails app's usage ? I need these information network/cpu/memory/disk usage Any ...
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Rewrite or internal redirection cycle while internally redirecting to “index.php”, request: "GET /etc/lib/[some-folder]/[some-php-file].php

Finding this error in my error.log Rewrite or internal redirection cycle while internally redirecting to "index.php", request: "GET /etc/lib/[some-folder]/[some-php-file].php I guess someone ...
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Nginx, php-fpm, virtual hosts and premissions

I have apache-mpm-itk + php_module setup and user's folders/files belongs to them. But I want to migrate several accounts to nginx + php-fpm. What should be the right permissions on folders/files if ...
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Nginx slow downloads even with low disk io

I run a small video streaming website and i've been noticing some problems with videos on my site. I have multiple 1gbit servers and the servers are only going at 1/4 port speed. When I try to load ...
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Node.js Express NGINX : static file paths break with name spaced proxy_pass

So I was accessing my server at domain.com:3333 but just switched it it to domain.com/nodeapp using upstream and proxy pass in my nginx config. The redirect works just fine, but now the links to ...
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PHP read permissions messed up

I'll try to be as clear as possible. On my server which runs on ubuntu 14 i installed mutlicraft (a minecraft control panel). After uploading the server i noticed that the server wont run. Thats ...
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Configuring /etc/hosts to run an application

I am using nginx, until now I was running my php applications on /usr/share/nginx/html which is the default document root when nginx is installed on centOS and like systems. Now I had to create ...
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PHP User in NGINX not Accessing File, Permission with Group

I know that nginx sets the user for php as www-data. Therefore the user www-data needs access to the entire structure as described in this blog post. To express my issues I will have to define some ...
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OS X MySQL '/tmp/mysql.sock' error after sudo chown -R myname usr

On OS X 10.6, when installing NGINX I inadvertently (hastily, stupidly) ran sudo chown -R myname usr, and think I repaired it with Applejack (app, run from command line). However, Running the ...
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Error install nginx version 1.6.2 in Ubuntu 14.04

My server is Ubuntu 14.04 the info.php is blank :( I do not really know what's happening I want to install the latest version of nginx I followed these steps: install nginx apt-get install ...
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Nginx on OSX 8 (Mountain Lion) won't start - dyld: Library not loaded

I recently decided to ditch MAMP for NGINX as it's what I use in production. So far I have: Installed XCode's GCC module. Installed Homebrew Installed NGINX What I've tried: Uninstalling ...
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Raspberry Pi getting same IP

So I connected my Raspberry Pi ( with Raspbian on it ) to my router to give it an internet connection for it's own, then I added an ACCEPT rule in iptables on port 80 and started up nginx. I used lynx ...
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Nginx can't connect to uWSGI socket with correct permissions

I'm trying to connect Nginx to uWSGI so I can run an application written in Ruby (where I am not able to use passenger). This is my virtual host configuration: server { listen ...
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Rapsberry webserver nginx - How to publicly acces FTP vsftpd

I have set up my Raspberry Pi to run Nginx for my webserver. My public IP shows the first website, the domain folder, I made on it, this happens on port 80. Now I have set up vsftpd as my FTP server, ...
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How do I make my vagrant site visible to all users on the network?

I'm running a website using Vagrant/VirtualBox/Ubuntu 14.04/Nginx. It's running on IP 192.168.33.10 but I can only access it if I edit my Windows hosts file to make the guest hostname point to that IP ...
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VARNISH ESI when passing url to nginx back end

I am using esi to load a banner into my index.php page, but when a user is logged in i send traffic to nginx by using return (pass), but nginx can not parse the esi part and i get the page without the ...
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Trying to remove 1152 samples, but the queue is empty

I am streaming mp3 files,using this command : ffmpeg -re -i 'INPUT.mp3' -map_metadata -1 -map 0:0 URL I create a loop which stream files,and there is no problem with reviving stream,just from ...
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Setting up nginx on Fedora 19

So I had nginx set-up with the default site. I decided I wanted to change because my website is at /var/www/server.nyro.net/... so before I changed again, I went to 127.0.0.1 to see if everything ...
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Apache vs nginx Memory Consumption with PHP

I want to start by saying that I know the debate regarding PHP performance under Apache and nginx is still a bit undecided, as PHP is generally the bottleneck on performance. I have my application ...
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PHP-FPM: if “part of PHP”, then how to run as separate proxy to Nginx?

In writeups of PHP-FPM, websites tell me that it's been a part of PHP since 5.3.3. What does this mean? If I have PHP 5.3.8 installed on my server and already being used inside Apache (to which ...
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Moving to a complete Nginx/PHP-FPM environment from Apache

I am sure this is a question many beginner sysadmins like me have, and many more advanced people have already put this in place: CURRENT PLATFORM: Nginx proxying to Apache, which manages PHP ...
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How to upgrade Nginx and install php-fpm on CentOS

I want to upgrade Nginx via Yum, and also install PHP-FPM as usual. Most blog and online resources use the EPEL and REMI repos, but they're not working on my server. My OS info: Linux ...
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How to host multiple nodejs application under one IP

For example, I have a Ubuntu instance, domain name www.example.com. How can I run different nodejs in www.example.com/web1, www.example.com/web2? Another question is, can all of them run on port 80? ...
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How to Set Up Nginx as a Reverse Proxy

I am trying to set up nginx to behave as a reverse proxy listening on a subdomain we control. I have followed examples found online and they mostly work with one exception that isn't clear to me. ...
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How to set up a .local domain on Linx?

I have multiple nginx virtual hosts all pointing to localhost. Right now they have same name different ports localhost:8080, localhost:8081. Instead I'd like them to have same port different names ...
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Puphpet, Vagrant and Nginx custom locations

I'm trying to add some custom Nginx locations to a Vagrant Puphpet config.yaml file and it seams I cannot find the correct format for that. I searched for it but no luck. Did anybody already did this ...
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Virtual Host Redirects and Packet Flow

If I set up a virtual host in nginx, will all packets flow through that PC? Here is what is going on. I have an openwrt NAT router with two devices behind it, a server and a raspberry pi. I want both ...
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nginx - ssl and www redirect configuration

this is related to: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/24538973/django-allowed-hosts-error-for-www-domain-and-ip-address i'm attempting to redirect www and non-ssl requests to ssl non-www domain for ...
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Allow internet access to intranet only users using Nginx on Ubuntu

I need to allow some users who only have access to the intranet to access one specific internet site. I'm doing this by using Nginx as a reverse proxy. To test this, I would like to block all internet ...
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How can I force caching a video file on nginx

I have two servers configured pretty much exactly similarly. One is my production server, and the other is my staging server. The nginx config on both are copies of each other except for the name of ...
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run selfoss in a subsubfolder on an nginx webserver

I am trying to run selfoss through nginx webserver in a subfolder of my home directory. The files are in /home/me/web/selfoss, and by the nginx instruction location /me/ { alias /home/me/web/; } ...
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Errors from httperf

I use httperf for performance testing. I start many threads of httperf at the same time, but after running for a while I receive errors like this: "httperf: failed to connect to SSL server ...
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nginx Times Out Uploading Files - Way Under Timeout Limit

I have an application that can accept file uploads and puts those onto S3. Some files have been failing to upload when going through the nginx reverse-proxy. Now, I have keepalive_timeout 120; set ...
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https proxy s3 aws via nginx with pagespeed

I'm trying to setup pagespeed to proxy s3 files via nginx. I want to "save" the files on amazon s3; The story I want is: User A 1. nginx serves page to user; and rewrites all ...
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Owncloud - mutiple HTTP 404 log records

Since I've uninstall Owncloud I have multiple HTTP 404 response from owncloud requests in my NGINX http server log. It is obviously a heartbeat request but I can't find out from which server it's ...
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Nginx rewrite to remove first (generic) path node

I am currently writing a dispatcher that will dispatch different URLs to specific service URLS. I essentially want to dispatch something like: POST ...
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Using Cygwin to run nginx on Windows

Is it possible to run a Linux installation of nginx from Cygwin? Or should I run the Windows version? Basically I want to be able to restart Cygwin from command prompt instead of having to end the ...
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Reverse proxy 502 bad gateway

I have setup a subdomain to proxy my plesk panel, but when saving pages I am getting 502 Bad Gateway error instead of a completion message. I am running CentOS 6. Here is my vhost.conf configuration ...
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Why does the percent sign in a URL cause an HTTP 400 Bad Request error?

I stumbled upon this by accident when mistyping the URL for a web page in my web browser. Why does visiting http://example.com/% cause an HTTP 400 Bad Request error to be thrown? Is the server ...
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(111)Connection refused: mod_fcgid: can't connect unix domain socket

I have a problem with one of my webservers. I have Apache and Nginx (like a proxy-reverse server). My Apache run with mod_fcgid for PHP5.3. All works fine, but only on a few requests show me this ...
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Minimal nginx configuration for localhost?

I need to serve myself a few static HTML documents for test purposes (playing around with Mozilla addon development, need certain content to develop against). I thought I can just install a small ...
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nginx wget download fails (timeout)

I have generated a 10GB file using fallocate. Now when trying to download that file using wget -O /dev/null example.com/10gb.bin it stops at ~72% and says "Connection closed at byte X". Retrying. ...
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Ghost, Nginx, 502, and Port Problems

Got myself into a problem trying to install Ghost 0.4.2 on a Digital Ocean Droplet with node 0.10. I used the Dokku Droplet (instead of their Ghost setup) because I'd like to install multiple node ...