nginx is an open-source Web server and a reverse proxy for HTTP, SMTP, POP3 and IMAP protocols, aimed at high performance and low memory usage.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

0
votes
1answer
13 views

Nginx using default configuration on its own

I have set up Nginx on Ubuntu server 14.04 I want to configure a very simple server block that listens for /app path and redirects traffic to a running nodejs instance locally. I have done that with ...
1
vote
0answers
20 views

nginx server_name directive not working

I want to use NGINX as a proxy server for my application. My application (say 'abc') is running on port 8000 on my machine. And NGINX is running on the same machine. A part of the conifguration looks ...
1
vote
1answer
19 views

What does nginx -s reopen do?

What does 'nginx -s reopen' really do? The nginx documentation says that it reopens logs. I tried it out from a terminal while nginx was running, but nothing happened.
0
votes
2answers
84 views

phpmyadmin blank page after login using nginx / php-fpm

i can access www.***/phpmyadmin to login. if i log in with mysql user just hit blank page with no error. System runs on raspbian. Installed : nginx 1.2.1 , php5.4.36 i tryed login from different ...
1
vote
1answer
13 views

How nginx receives requests from client and forwards it to the actual server?

I have installed nginx on RHEL and now I need to configure it to forward the requests to the actual server in the /etc/nginx/nginx.conf. My actual server is using a private IP address, will nginx ...
0
votes
0answers
42 views

nginx won't to start

I have run nginx -t and it returns successful. On boot I see messages about nginx has failed to start, and it wont start when I try nginx or service nginx start Instead i get a message to check ...
0
votes
1answer
19 views

Invalid IP parameter on nginx setup

I'm currently setting up an an nginx web server with PHP on ubuntu 10.x lastest. I've set it so it will only use my local LAN for testing but it comes with invalid paramter for 192.xxx.x.0/142. My IP ...
0
votes
0answers
25 views

Nginx: How to serve multiple sites via separate subdirectories

I have 2 web applications that I want available under http://example.com/demo1 and http://example.com/demo2. My config below correctly reverse proxies to each site, but some API requests are 404'ing ...
0
votes
0answers
29 views

How to use stdout/stderr from multiple program

I'm working with Docker-containers. An important part of Docker is to log error, etc., to stdout/stderr. For example, I want to run the following program by using this command: nginx -g "daemon ...
1
vote
1answer
14 views

Ubuntu + nginx , get information about virtual machine

first of all i'm not server administrator, so sorry if my question is very silly. Shed some light on the structure of the server. I have one server and in this server is two virtual machines (web_a ...
1
vote
0answers
75 views

NGINX Reverse Proxy - no user/password was provided for basic authentication

I've got Nginx set up on a RPi (raspbian)as a reverse proxy using SSL between the remote user and the Nginx instance. All seems to work well for two services mounted on the RPi (Shellinabox and RPi ...
0
votes
0answers
8 views

Unable to get Nginx5 and php5-fpm running on mac

I've an issue whilst trying to get Nginx and PHP FPM working together. I have installed both the packages with brew, and the server is working as expected with static pages. However, when it comes ...
0
votes
0answers
19 views

Using Varnish + Nginx Forcing SSL

i'm using Varnish and i would like to force communication only with SSL. My server is Nginx. What's the best way to do so? Or the easiest? I read about Pound proxy and installed it but guides were too ...
0
votes
2answers
172 views

php-fpm error unable to bind listening socket for address '127.0.0.1:9003': Permission denied (13)

I've added a config file to /etc/php-fpm.d ; Start a new pool named 'joeri'. ; the variable $pool can we used in any directive and will be replaced by the ; pool name ('joeri' here) [joeri] ; Per ...
0
votes
3answers
70 views

Unknown cause for redirect on 80 port

I have an Ubuntu 14.04 server with Apache 2.4.7 running there, hosting one site on 80 port. Today I discovered that every request to 80 port redirects to another website with response: HTTP/1.1 301 ...
0
votes
3answers
29 views

nginx not restarting after changing port

I have tried to change the port in which nginx listens for from 80 to 6000. However I get this when I try to restart it. Restarting nginx: nginx: [emerg] bind() to 0.0.0.0:6000 failed (98: Address ...
0
votes
1answer
78 views

howto setup dokuwiki parallel to owncloud

How can I get a working owncloud server with a working dokuwiki? The dokuwiki entries should not be destroyed... On a raspberry pi an owncloud installation was made following this article (nginx ...
0
votes
0answers
28 views

Set Up NginX to serve files in variable directories

I'm currently trying to set up NginX so that it handles request from an Ipad app. The app controls MPD (a music player) on the server that hosts NginX and asks it for album covers. Its requests ...
1
vote
1answer
35 views

Analysing nginx error log

I am looking for a way to the following. Here is one line from nginx's error log. 2014/12/29 21:17:57 [error] 30078#0: *311826 openat() ...
1
vote
1answer
121 views

nginx - userdir with user permissions

What I want to do is have the usual server running user files like this: http://users.example.com/~user1/stuff.php which would be stored somewhere in /home/user1/www or something like that, but ...
1
vote
0answers
63 views

NGINX multiple locaton block matching

I have a RaspberryPi with Raspbian and I want that a public www-folder is protected by htpasswd and that php files are passed correcly and the .htpasswd and .db files are denied to all. But this does ...
1
vote
2answers
33 views

nginx web server on VM inaccessible to host

My laptop is running Ubuntu 14.10 desktop and hosting 14.10 server in a libvirt VM (set up using virt-manager). I installed it in minimal virtual server mode with only openssh-server. After ...
0
votes
1answer
124 views

How to set nginx for http and https

i need set nginx respond to http and https, i configured my default conf in this way: server { listen 80; listen 443; ssl on; ssl_certificate ...
0
votes
1answer
401 views

unable to start nginx on centos 7

service nginx start Redirecting to /bin/systemctl start nginx.service Job for nginx.service failed. See 'systemctl status nginx.service' and 'journalctl -xn' for details. [root@myvps ~]# systemctl ...
1
vote
0answers
56 views

How to configure nginx to dynamically read folders, user accounts/domains?

I have cPanel and Apache 2.4 on my CentOS 6.6 VPS. I installed Nginx as a reverse proxy. Everything works fine. I have 2 domains on the VPS & I'm able to configure them both on nginx. The ...
0
votes
1answer
148 views

NGINX + PHP-FPM Permission denied

I have few WordPress websites, all with same config - difference only with user and domain, but got 403 only for newly created virtualhost: # cat barelef-art.kiev.ua.conf server { server_name ...
1
vote
2answers
196 views

Have SSH on port 80 or 443 while webserver (nginx) is running on these ports

I have a remote Linux (Debian) machine which I'd like to access from a very restricted network. In fact the only two open ports are port 80 (for HTTP) and 443 (HTTPS). On this machine I have nginx ...
-1
votes
1answer
253 views

php: command not found on centos

I've currently installed CentOS (6.5 version), nginx, mysql and php. I've tried to navigate to index.php in a browser, and it looks fine, but if I try to run the script via the command-line I get: ...
1
vote
0answers
26 views

Nginx url rewrite [closed]

Since I'm using urls with store codes in Magento, I don't want them for my blog posts. How do I make a permanent rewrite with Nginx to remove them? For example, I want to rewrite ...
1
vote
0answers
27 views

Webserver on Solaris 10 + zones. How to do it properly?

I have 1 real IP and many websites. Initial idea was to separate each website into it's own exclusive-ip (vnic) non-global zone. MySQL server have it's own non-global zone. Question is: what is the ...
1
vote
0answers
43 views

Nginx wordpress and its wrong path

I've a Raspberry and I installed nginx and over this I put Wordpress. Wordpress installation come from an old backup of a websites that I hosted somewhere else. The URL was mydomain.com/home, now in ...
2
votes
0answers
140 views

VirtualBox guest machine as a nginx host

I have VirtualBox 4.3.12 with Fedora 20 and nginx 1.4.7 installed. Machine has Bridged Network interface and pings can be done both ways: from host machine (Windows 7) using ping 192.168.0.15 ...
2
votes
1answer
176 views

number of open files configuration not operational

Addressing an error of Too many open files I was attempting to follow the suggestions here Although /etc/sysctl.conf fs.file-max = 70000 vm.swappiness = 10 and /etc/security/limits.conf nginx ...
1
vote
0answers
35 views

bonding multiple proxy connection

I want to use multiple proxy server at the same time to speed my downloads. How can use multiple proxy at the same time. Reverse Proxy products such as haproxy nginx can use multiple proxy server but ...
1
vote
0answers
58 views

Why does nginx prefixes the location context path to the root location?

I have a simple default website configuration located in my "sites-available" folder in nginx that looks like the one below. When I try browse to /hello I'd expect it to serve the index.html file ...
1
vote
0answers
127 views

Startup commands in /etc/rc.local won't work

I have a Python program and an nginx/uwsgi/django web setup. I want the program to start with the system, as well as the web server. Here's my /etc/rc.local: crawler_dir=/home/mohammed/git/crawler ...
1
vote
0answers
245 views

Redirect loop with Nginx as reverse proxy and Yii

I've been reading another similar issues and changing some things in my Nginx configuration, but no one worked :/ When I'm trying to access to a specific page at my site, it leads me to a "redirect ...
1
vote
1answer
103 views

How to allow users to copy files with different user and group?

Good Day, There is a linux user and group called "developers" (has no sudo access) with home folder in "/home/developers". There is nginx running on the same server, there is a web folder for a ...
1
vote
0answers
45 views

Export and import ssl certificate from cpanel to self manage hosting

I have moved my server from cpanel managed hosting to nginx-centos server. I have only command line to manage my server. I need to export and import the ssl certificate. All the tutorials that I have ...
0
votes
2answers
77 views

How do I find and remove Nginx from an EC2 instance?

I want to remove Nginx from my Amazon Linux EC2 server. How can I find it and remove/disable it? Nginx is listening on port 80, and I need access to that port. It would be preferable to not have to ...
0
votes
1answer
62 views

Nginx Static Build - Run as root with a non-root user

I have compiled nGinx statically and it is working fine. How i can create a NORMAL user and run the nginx static bin as root when i start it from the normal user?! Thank you
0
votes
0answers
89 views

imageantialias() not available with php fpm with gd and nginx

I'm getting the error that the function imageantialias() is missing despite php5-fpm and php5-gd being installed. I am using a debian system with a nginx server. Everything else is working fine.
2
votes
1answer
1k views

Authenticate users via LDAP using nginx

I know how to auth the users via LDAP in apache2: # put the following in the VirtualHost <VirtualHost *:443> ServerAdmin user1@bar.foo.com DocumentRoot /var/www <Directory ...
1
vote
1answer
180 views

Nginx leaves old socket

I'm running Nginx 1.6.2 (the nginx-full package from the nginx/stable PPA). I'm using the unmodified configuration /etc/nginx/nginx.conf: user www-data; worker_processes 4; pid /run/nginx.pid; ...
0
votes
1answer
345 views

nginx reverse proxy for jenkins returning a 404

I have a vanilla installation of nginx on Ubuntu 14.04 and I am trying to run a reverse proxy in front of a Jenkins installation (running on port 8080 as bellow). I created a conf file to be included ...
2
votes
0answers
105 views

File uploads and max_execution_time and request_terminate_timeout

In case of HTTP file uploads (nginx+php5-fpm) does max_execution_time (in /etc/php5/fpm/php.ini) or request_terminate_timeout (in /etc/php5/fpm/pool.d/www.conf) also include the time the file took to ...
0
votes
1answer
57 views

nginx configuration file rewrite problem

My client moved to new server which nginx & percona server. Problem is the forward slash is being removed from end of the url. as you can see on the picture http://imgur.com/8OAUQZb therefor the ...
-1
votes
1answer
125 views

Fail2ban consuming lot of bandwith

I have a raspberry pi on which I have a nginx and a ssh server, I have installed iptables and fail2ban in order to limit the attempts of ssh connection. The problem is that it seems that fail2ban ...
0
votes
1answer
43 views

UNIX + nginx + php + SQL

I use a FTP site to upload my work, which resides on a server running on a Linux OS based on nginx. And I use an odbc driver to connect to a database that interacts with my php code. In that database ...
1
vote
1answer
2k views

Make Nginx follow symlinks

Nginx does not follow symbolic links. I get a 404 error. In my directory, I have this link: lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 48 Sep 23 08:52 modules -> /path/to/dir/ but the files stored in ...