[12] Results

nginx: [emerg] bind() to failed (98: Address already in use)


Not really a tutorial, but more about solving problem. Problem : Try to start nginx after a hard reboot and got this error message nginx:….... read more

Nginx : How to block user agent ?


Problem : Looking for ways to configure Nginx to block certain user agents like crawlers, SEO tools and robots from molesting your website. Solution :….... read more

Nginx + FastCGI + Go Setup.

nginx golang

UPDATE : Previous code example no longer work since Golang version 1.5. Updated the code example below to work with the latest version In most….... read more

Unix/Linux : How to test user agents blocked successfully ?

curl nginx

This is actually a continuation from the tutorial on how to configure nginx to block certain user agents. To test if a web server will….... read more

nginx: [emerg] unknown directive "ssl"

nginx openssl

Purchased SSL certs and wanted to install SSL for nginx/CentOS Droplets today but encountered this error message instead : nginx: [emerg] unknown directive "ssl" Apparently,….... read more

nginx : force all pages to be SSL


With man-in-the-middle attacking becoming more frequent like government censorship. It would be a good idea to server all web pages through SSL channels to minimize….... read more

nginx: [emerg] unknown directive "passenger_enabled"

ruby nginx

In my opinion, nginx in a way is better than Apache. It has low memory footprint and configuring it was easier and in straightforward manner.….... read more

Nginx : TLS 1.2 support

nginx ssl tls2

Couple of days back I was toying with this website https://www.ssllabs.com/ssltest/ to see how good is my website SSL strength. Unfortunately, from the report.... got….... read more