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HowTo: Enable Nginx Status Page

Apache has status page that can provide data about Apache. How do I enable and display such page using nginx server? How do I enable nginx status page on Linux or Unix-like operating systems?
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I operate a small web site on Cloud server powered by CentOS Linux v6.4. I would like to encrypt my site's information and create a more secure connection. How do I create a self-signed SSL certificate on Nginx for CentOS/Fedora or Red Hat Enterprise Linux based server?
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I 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?
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How do I redirect old ugly urls such as http://example.com/store/view.jsp?product=foo with clean url - http://example.com/store/view/product/foo using nginx reverse proxy?
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nginx: Create HTTP 503 Maintenance Custom Page

I know how to create a custom http 503 maintenance page under Lighttpd or Apache web server. How do I create a custom Nginx web server maintenance page?
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How do I install GeoIP nginx module for country and/or city level geo targeting?
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Nginx Force (Redirect) WWW.Domain.COM To Domain.COM

I know how to force and redirect www.example.com to example.com under Lighttpd web server. How do I force nginx web server to redirect www.example.com/page/1/2/3 to example.com/page/1/2/3?
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