Nginx Tutorials and HowTos
Nginx is a free, open-source, high-performance HTTP server and reverse proxy software. This section includes tutorials about Nginx configuration, security, optimization, and tips under Unix like operating systems ( rss feed ).
oogle Chrome/Chromium, Firefox and Opera browser support SPDY networking protocol. It enables faster browsing on supported sites. SPDY is similar to HTTP, with particular goals to reduce web page load latency and improve web security. SPDY achieves reduced latency through compression, multiplexing, and prioritization. How do I enable nginx SPDY support running on Debian or Ubuntu Linux server? [click to continue…]
am the small business owner and runs my own web-site. I have noticed increased cracking activity against by blog. What's the best way to block WordPress URLs such as example.com/blog/wp-login.php and example.com/blog/wp-admin/ in the nginx web-server? [click to continue…]
am in the process of setting Apache and PHP for my small business server. I'm not utilizing file upload functionality in any of my PHP scripts. How do I disallow uploading files under CentOS or Ubuntu Linux based LAMP server? [click to continue…]
ow do I monitor my nginx server status and connections requests per seconds under Linux or Unix like operating systems? [click to continue…]
ow can I install Nginx web server On CentOS Linux 6 or Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 using yum command? [click to continue…]
know how to gracefully restart Apache web server
under Unix like operating system. I made changes to nginx.conf. How do I gracefully restart Nginx web server? How do I make changes in a Nginx server config file to take effect without restarting the Nginx server itself without interrupting users' current session? [click to continue…]
have setup nginx as a secure reverse proxy server
. How do I redirect all http://example.com/ requests (traffic) to https://example.com/ under nginx web server? [click to continue…]
ow do I find out if a web-page is gzipped or compressed using Unix command line utility called curl? How do I make sure mod_deflate or mod_gzip is working under Apache web server? [click to continue…]
was told that to improve resource download parallelization in IE8 I need to send the character set to the HTTP Content-Type response header. How do I set charset utf-8 under nginx web server running on Unix like operating systems? [click to continue…]
I've changed the domain name from long-domain-name-example.com to example.com which is shorter and easy to remember. How do I redirect old domain to new domain with "HTTP/1.1 301 Moved Permanently" status code under nginx web server running on Unix like operating systems?
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