Questions relating to Nginx, an open source Web Server and reverse proxy server.

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How many Nginx processes should there be?

Just installing Nginx on a fresh ubuntu server 12.04. ps -e | grep nginx at first returned nothing so i ran nginxwhich appeared to get things started. Running ps -e | grep nginx now returns a ...
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Is there a way to tell Upstart to log service?

In the logs directory I don't see a log file for my app (with a conf file nomilkforme.conf): z@ubuntu:/var/log/upstart$ ls console-setup.log.1.gz container-detect.log.1.gz module-init-tools.log.1.gz ...
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FATAL: Module rtc not found

Upstart gives "unknown job" error when I try to start the server with $ start <my-app-name>. I found this in the logs: z@ubuntu:/var/log/upstart$ sudo zcat module-init-tools.log.1.gz FATAL: ...
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Upstart unknown job problem

I set up nginx according to instructions here and it all went well but I am unable to start with $ start <my app name> I created /etc/init/nomilkfor.me.conf (this is the domain name) and this ...
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apt-get purge, install nginx; reports success but not installed (12.04)

after removing nginx, I re-installed it with sudo apt-get install nginx. Output indicated that the installation was successful. But there's no directory /etc/nginx and sudo service nginx start ...
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Why nginx -v not display version on ubuntu12.04?

Nginx was installed on our ubuntu 12.04 server and we want to find the version. Here is what we did: admin@ibm-testbox:/opt/nginx/sbin$ nginx -v The program 'nginx' can be found in the following ...
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Building nginx on Ubuntu with cache_purge module - help?

I have been trying to rebuild nginx with cache_purge module from http://labs.frickle.com/. I did the following and somehow the new build doesn't seem to include the module. Here is what I did: ...
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How to get nginx with spdy on Ubuntu without having to compile it?

I observed that none of the included nginx blends has the spdy module enabled and I don't want to manually compile it for that. I am looking for a apt repository solution but I wasn't able to find ...
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My server is making me download the code instead of running it

I am running an ubuntu server 12.04 but unfortunately I am not being able to make the interpreter run the code exactly. I am using nginx encrypted lvm and here is the conf.d (main part): server { ...
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Problem with uploading files with filezilla

I'm running a nginx server on ubuntu server 12.04.3 LTS but unfortunately I'm not being able to upload files with filezilla to it. I am able to open and browse the machine with filezilla but whenever ...
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nginx rendering PHP as plain text

server { listen 80; server_name test.local; access_log /var/log/nginx/access.log; error_log /var/log/nginx/error.log; root /var/www/testsite; location ~ \.php$ { ...
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How can I configure nginx?

After installing nginx I can see that the homepage of my web server is changed with the default nginx page. How can I configure nginx now?
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How to install Nginx in Ubuntu?

Recently I have installed a LAMP server in my Ubuntu Desktop 12.04 LTS. Now how can I install Nginx and implement with my present LAMP Server?
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Nginx: Cant see index html

I use Ubuntu 13.10 + nginx (from repos), but I have one problem: I cant see in browser my local index.hmtl (with help nginx). Install: sudo apt-get install nginx Make dirs for my static files ...
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Nginx unable to connect

I am referring to this link to install Nginx on Ubuntu: Installing Nginx With PHP5 (And PHP-FPM) And MySQL Support (LEMP) On Ubuntu 13.04. sudo su — Runs OK. apt-get install mysql-server ...
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Ubuntu server and services

I've been using Linux+Plesk Virtual Server as a web server for a while, but I want to give a try on doing it manually, so my question is: I'll have a server which is: 80GB HDD, 4GB RAM, 1TB Bandwith, ...
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Is the rewrite module activated for nginx in the Wordpress juju

Is the rewrite module activated for nginx in the Wordpress juju? When I change the permalink to anything other than default I get bad gateway. rewrite is mandatory for buddypress to function ...
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how to install nginx after removed it manually

I have installed nginx using apt sudo apt-get install software-properties-common sudo add-apt-repository ppa:nginx/stable sudo apt-get install software-properties-common sudo apt-get update sudo ...
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Cannot access a directory on my webserver (nginx: 403 forbidden)

I installed nginx and all php extensions. My web directory is /usr/share/nginx/www/ Browsing to http://localhost shows "Welcome to nginx" Browsing to http://localhost/vnstat/ shows 403 forbidden ...
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Can't use PHP extension Mcrypt in Ubuntu 13.10 (Nginx, PHP-FPM) [duplicate]

I installed a fresh Ubuntu 13.10 on my laptop. Like I usually do, I install the packages I need for Web development, which are nginx, php5-fpm, mysql, php5-mysql, php5-mcrypt and a few others. After ...
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php5-fpm : Depends: php5-common (= 5.3.10-1ubuntu3.8) but 5.4.6-1ubuntu1.4 is to be installed

I want to set up PHP behind Nginx with FastCGI but I stuck on the sudo apt-get -f install php5-fpm what i've tried: sudo apt-get -f install php5-fpm Reading package lists... Done Building ...
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how can i rewrite url to a specific ip or another domain in dnsmasq? [duplicate]

i added two lines: address=/dev/127.0.0.1 address=/g.cn/127.0.0.1 to /etc/dnsmasq.conf file, and i have nginx listened 80 port. open urls like http://xxx.dev/, i can see nginx's default site. ...
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nginx on Ubuntu Server in VirtualBox on Windows 7, how to access localhost:8080

I have nginx running on Ubuntu Server (guest) in VirtualBox on Windows 7 (host) I need to access the nginx webserver's localhost. I'm assuming there's no way to do this directly from Ubuntu Server's ...
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what is the nginx equivalent command apache has for a2enmod?

I'm following this guide: How to Setup OwnCloud Server 5 with SSL Connection Problem though is that the guide is for apache but I am using nginx for my server. As such I am trying to "reverse ...
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How do I install nginx modules

I just installed nginx through apt-get repository. But, unfortunately HttpAuthDigestModule is not included while installing. This is how to install from source - ./configure ...
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Run Sickbeard behind NGINX

I've been at this for so long now, trying to get my sickbeard to run behind nginx and having no luck at all, excuse my noobness. Here's what I've tried. I have sickbeard installed in[b] ...
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Can't install php5-fpm after upgrade to 12.10

I upgraded to 12.10 from 12.04 and began getting gateway errors when I accessed phppgadmin via nginx. After looking around I realised that the required program php5-fpm wasn't running and further what ...
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Why is my Nginx package not upgraded?

I'm trying to upgrade my nginx install to 1.3+. I already added the PPA for nginx/development and updated with apt-get update. I ran this command to install nginx: me@server:~$ sudo apt-get ...
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Setting up websites with Ubuntu 13.04 server and Nginx

I'm trying to setup 2 websites on my server ---> A_website and B_website I don't have a domain name registered and I just want to use the site privately so I'll be accessing it via the static IP ...
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Is the nginx charm stable for production?

I'll like to use the nginx charm in production and will like to know if it's stable and ready enough for production. Yes, I'm talking about specific juju charm for Nginx. I'm talking about this: ...
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Which interprets PHP faster on Ubuntu Server 12.04 32-bit, Apache or Nginx?

I have currently installed Apache on my 12.04 32-bit Ubuntu server, but I'm interested into switching to Nginx. I have read a number of comparisons and reviews, where Nginx is faster than Apache ...
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How to enable TLS 1.2 in Nginx?

How do I enable TLS 1.1 and 1.2 for SSL connections in my Ubuntu 12.04 server? I am using the following version of nginx and openssl library. $ ./nginx -v nginx version: nginx/1.2.3 $ openssl ...
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kworker blocking port 80 after update

After an update and reboot, my file server doesnt work as expected anymore - port 80 gets blocked right away by a process kworker, making it impossible for nginx to use it. :~# ps aux | grep kworker ...
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Access to the site without a port

My nginx listen on port 33333 listen 33333; in /etc/nginx/sites-available/ I have: server { listen 33333; server_name domain.com www.domain.com; My website work only If I run: ...
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Nginx will not start

I'm trying to run service nginx restart but I get this error: root@user /etc/nginx/sites-enabled # service nginx restart Restarting nginx: nginx: [emerg] bind() to 0.0.0.0:80 failed (98: Address ...
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How do I fix “chdir(): No such file or directory [uwsgi.c line 1723]” on in wsgi on nginx?

I have treeio project in my home directory, now I want to run that treeio in nginx server. Already treeio can independently run on Django comes with the source. I don't want to run that in Django ...
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a catch-22 situation with apt-offline

I am installing ubuntu 12.04 onto a HP 1U rack server that is in a lab with no internet connection. I need to install PHP, Nginx and other packages so that I can run my web app on it that will serve ...
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How do I point a domain to an Ubuntu VPS?

I've recently purchased a VPS hosting (rackspace) and want to configure a domain for this account. I've configured nginx and other stuff to run Ruby on Rails on it. And everything works perfectly when ...
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Nginx Basic Auth and subfolders

I have a problem with subfolders in a basic auth procted folder. In the protected folder i have a folder named phpmyadmin, which contains phpmyadmin. Im not able to run phpmyadmin, when basic is ...
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Upgrading Nginx on Raring Ringtail

I have have added ppa:nginx/stable to my apt sources. And have done an update. But when i try to upgrade, it fails to upgrade. Here are the list of commands. sudo add-apt-repository ppa:nginx/stable ...
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NginX access configuration

I'm using ubuntu x64 server with nginx as webserver. In my company, we configured intranet (local) dns server so that, when you enter domain1.com, it goes directly into defined LAN ip adress. We ...
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Localhost always show Welcome to nginx!

I was working fine on my projects. After restarting my machine, I tried to access a local project and I get the message "Welcome to nginx!" even if I want to open phpmyadmin. What is the problem and ...
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Can Ubuntu Server be run through Ubuntu Desktop

I have both Ubuntu Server and Ubuntu Desktop on a hard drive. But I was wondering if there is a way to have the server running while I am on the Desktop version? Does this make sense?
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How can I find out how nginx was “./configure”d for Ubuntu?

nginx is my web server of choice. It doesn't provide loadable module support as of yest, therefore everything has to be compiled and linked into the final binary. How can I find out which ...
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Can't pass PCI scans for vulnerability compliance SSL_OP_DONT_INSERT_EMPTY_FRAGMENTS

I'm trying to pass a pci scan, I'm on Ubuntu 12.04 lts server and Nginx. I've tried everything I know and did a lot of research... apparently seems that need to disable a setting in OpenSSL which I ...
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+30 sites using 1gb ram on nginx

I have a LEMP setup (Ubuntu 12.04, Nginx, Mysql, PHP 5.3 and APC) and I have 30 sites hosted on it. They all are wordpress sites. It uses about 1GB RAM. Is this normal? I thought nginx would use less ...
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hiphop, nginx, spdy

I'm about a month young at linux and brand new to ubuntu. I can do this to install hiphop https://github.com/facebook/hiphop-php/wiki/Building-and-installing-HHVM-on-Ubuntu-12.04 (I installed ...
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Trying to start nginx on VPS, I get “nginx: unrecognized service”

Following the How to install rails and nginx with passenger on Ubuntu tutorial from DigitalOcean.com, the seventh step manually starts nginx: sudo service nginx start but fails with the following ...
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deploy multiple wordpress sites with juju

This may seem like an obvious question, but can you deploy multiple (distinct) wordpress sites with their own databases etc? But using a single deployment? So not dedicated vm's for each sites ...
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Recompile Nginx with nginx-push-stream-module?

I've installed Nginx on Ubuntu with apt-get. Now i need to somehow add the module: Their install suggests to recompile Nginx with the module: ...