Nginx (pronounced “engine-x”) is a free, open-source, high-performance HTTP server and reverse proxy, as well as an IMAP/POP3 proxy server., licensed under a BSD-like license. It is known for its high performance, stability, rich feature set, simple configuration, and low resource consumption. Nginx ...

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Nginx Multisite redirects (incorrectly) on Chrome IE and Mobile, but works (correctly) on Firefox

I'm having an issue that I can't find anybody else talking about anywhere. I have a wordpress multisite setup utilizing sub-directories. It's running on Debian Squeeze, and it's powered by nginx, php ...
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How do I add a server-independent external rewrite rule?

External rewrite rules are awesome. They let you define rewrites that don't necessarily pass through WordPress' index.php. This means you can map arbitrary rules to arbitrary files like: ...
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Help with multisite redirect issues using Cherokee OR solid nginx config?

A little background: We've decided to abandon Apache because it can't keep up with the demand we're putting on it. We have a cron script that will create a new post about once every 3 or 4 seconds ...
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nginx + W3 Total Cache: rewrite rules issue [on hold]

nginx 1.2.7 + WP 3.5.1 + W3TC 0.9.2.8. Rewrite rules generated by the plugin simply don't work, server returns 404 after including them in nginx server config. Or maybe I'm doing something wrong? ...
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W3 Total Cache Minify Rewrite Error with Wordpress on nginx [on hold]

I'm trying to get W3 Total Cache to rewrite URLs to minified files. I've tried every tutorial I could find but I don't seem to be able to get it right. I keep getting a W3 Total Cache error saying ...
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Mysterious HTTP 404 header in my own scripts

I have a WordPress 3.5.1 + nginx configuration. Its nginx configuration is this: server { root /mysite/public_html; server_name wp.mysite; location / { try_files $uri $uri/ ...
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Second page (and next) of search results redirects me to the home page

WP 3.5, nginx (latest) and PHP5-FPM (latest). If you visit http://bombacarta.com/?s=coma the page is properly loaded. When you click on the link to go to the next page, you are redirected to the home ...
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How to remove the index.php in the url?

I have installed wordpress in a subdirectory (blog). In the root directory I have installed Magento. Now the file directory is as following: app downloader includes media .... blog/wp-admin My ...
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nginx + wordpress: Best practices for configuring it to be secure, reliable, and fast? [closed]

BACKGROUND: Running everything up on Linode. Having followed the "Getting Started," "Securing Your Server," "LEMP Server on Ubuntu 12.04," and the "Manage Web Content with WordPress" guides I was ...
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Which version of PHP-FPM is necessary to work with WP 3.5?

I'm trying to establish a blog with NGINX and PHP-FPM. I wonder if my version of PHP should work with WordPress /usr/bin/php-cgi -v PHP Warning: PHP Startup: magickwand: Unable to initialize ...
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Nginx Rewrite Rule:: index.html added to every permalink

Been working for several hours on getting my WordPress site to run on a secondary VPS with Nginx. Home is loaded and W3T Cache is working OK, but the permalinks are still broken and each one of them ...
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A single category with a specific permalink structure differing from the standard set for the rest of the site

I'm interested to know if there's a method to specify a specific link structure for only a single category. Currently I have my install set to /2012/12/post-title. However there is a single category ...
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SSL via different domain & path with NGINX/PHP-FPM/WP

I am going to be hosting several WordPress blogs. They are all going to have their own domains. I want to handle their administrative functions via SSL but I do no want to buy an SSL certificate for ...
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How to configure nginx for wordpress

I'm having a working nginx, php-fpm and other php packages and mysql. I've extracted wordpress-3.4.2.zip in /usr/local/nginx/html/blog. When I visit localhost/blog I get "500 internal server error". ...
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Setting 404 page in Nginx

I am using this page (http://wiki.nginx.org/WordPress) to setup my WordPress on a nginx/php-fpm server. Everything is okay, except the 404 page When I request www.example.com/foo, it send me the ...
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Migrating site, only header shows

I have copied my file structure to a new server, and exported the relevant tables to an SQL file. I have imported the tables to the new database. When I visit the new URL, only the header of the ...
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Recommendation for server config for Wordpress Staging servers [closed]

I've won a sweet managed VPS hosting package with Anchor (VPS D), and I'm looking for recommendations on how to set up the server. Anchor will setup apache or nginx for me - but which should I ...
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Nginx + Redirection Plugin breaks Permalinks

I'm migrating from Apache to Nginx. Everything works great, except if I have the Redirection plugin enabled. In this case, I can't access any of the pages on my site with the exception of the home ...
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If I use Apache & ngnix together will I have fewer problems?

I have a VPS set-up and because it had limited RAM I set it up to run nginx instead of apache. But although performance has been reasonable, I've had problems with things like multi-site rules and ...
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PHP Code stuck in Cache [Memcached] [closed]

Been having a bit of a problem with my site regarding our caching method and my php code not refreshing or flushing. To start, my site is on a dedicated Nginx webserver. I used W3 Total Cache for ...
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W3Total Cache problem with Nginx [closed]

Hi I installed w3 total cache on my nginx powered site, I'm having errors however. For example when I enable page caching disk:enhanced I get: It appears Page Cache URL rewriting is not working. If ...
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Does running Wordpress on Nginx do “squat” for its performance?

This article states: If you aren't already using a PHP opcode cache and WordPress caching plugin, nginx will do squat for your WordPress-based website's performance. Could someone elaborate ...
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Permalinks for custom taxonomy stopped to work

I'm not sure when this happened, I just noticed it. I have custom taxonomies and post types. For the longest time I was able to go to domain.com/taxonomy/term and it would display the posts related. ...
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Scheduling doesn't work due to caching?

I'm using W3 Total Cache and Nginx with Varnish, and I'm very happy with the speed. However, I noticed that when I schedule a post, the post doesn't get automatically posted when I'm a visitor. When ...
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Wordpress Installation for multi-domains with nginx and php-fpm

I am new to Wordpress. I googled around but could not find precise steps to install Wordpress with nginx multi-site configuration. I want to install wordpress 3.3.1 on Ubuntu 11.10. I already ...
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Multiple sites with pretty permalinks with nginx

I'm trying to set up a new local development server and instead of Apache I've decided to go with nginx. What I'd like to do is have each WordPress site live within its own directory inside ...
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Custom permalinks not work on Nginx + Apache

I have strange situation...my permalinks not work after setup nginx to work with apache. permalinks work if they not finish with ".html", but work if finish with "/" ie.: this work: ...
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Why Wordpress w/ Nginx Multisite Only Lets Admin Upload ZIP Plugins But Not Themes? [closed]

Wordpress 3.3 multisite / NginX. I can upload all the plugins I want in ZIP format but I cant upload a zipped theme and it can't be over 2megs in size. I cant find where these moronic rule are ...
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NGiNX + PHP5-fpm + CDN Tools (plugin) [closed]

I am trying to activate the CDN tools plugin and I keep getting the following error: Fatal error: Allowed memory size of 67108864 bytes exhausted (tried to allocate 30720 bytes) in ...
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Nginx rewrite rules

I am having some problems with the Nginx rewrite algorithm for WordPress. I am using this for the rewrite and it works good; server_name www.domain.com domain.com; if ($host != ...
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nginx or cherokee ( +php-fpm ) for WordPress backend?

For years, I've been using apache2 with mod_php, but recently I migrated to nginx with php-fpm. Although it is a lot faster and more stable, I also took a look at cherokee, since both can handle ...
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Blog has an infinite redirect loop

Why is http://compassionpit.com/blog/ going through an infinite redirect loop? Here's my nginx conf file. The site is run by a nodejs server on port 8000 and Apache serves up the blog (wordpress) and ...
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Powering only a subfolder with WordPress on a LAMP stack with an nginx reverse proxy

[I just posted this on the WP Forums, too, before anyone starts Googling and saying that this is posted somewhere else] I'm hoping this isn't a duplicate, but I've been searching here and Googling ...
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404 error on homepage when using Nginx proxying to Apache

I generally use Nginx to serve static content on my server, with Apache handling PHP content using PHP-FPM. However, I'm not able to get a Wordpress blog homepage to display and I've tried all the ...
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Nginx WordPress Multisite Rewrite rules

I am having trouble with my rewrite rules with my new nginx install. If I access the image manually like here, ...
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387 views

Fastest Server Config, Whats your suggestion?

If you were configuring a new VPS for a WP website that hasn't launched yet, What technologies would you choose? (website specs below) Website Targeting 50-60k hits /mo. and more The website is ...
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Optimize apache for WP use

Greetings, I have a WP site with over than 150k pageviews /day. It's running on a Intel Core i5 CPU 760 @ 2.80GHz, with Centos and 4 GB of RAM. The problem is WP consumes too much RAM and after a ...
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Intermittently missing pages and posts in WordPress

Every now and then some of my Wordpress pages (and posts) seems to be missing, I get the 404 page (although the HTTP response code is 200). A couple of hours later the page is back, with no changes in ...
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My WordPress site always displays a cached version of its homepage

First of all, sorry if I'm making a mistake. I already asked this on the ServerFault forum, but got no answers at the moment and I thought it would be a good idea to ask the question here, considering ...
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My WordPress site always displays a cached version of its homepage

I have a WordPress site that runs fine, but there's a strange behaviour: one a reader loads the page, the site shows a "cached" version of the site, with the same news and comment numbers that the ...
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In terms of performance - Is unmanaged VPS better then a managed one - for WP sites?

I am looking into optimizing my WP blogs, and one thing that comes out is that several of the most acclaimed solutions people are offering (Such as eaccelerator and Nginx), are only available if I had ...
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Configuring Routing Rules for WordPress+Nginx and WP-SuperCache?

How do you set up routing rules correctly with Nginx to support WP Super Cache for a WordPress (3.x) site?
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What issues would you face if you use Nginx

WordPress is quite a memory hog, and I've been thinking of using nginx rather than apache. The one major consideration before doing that is if there are any plugins which will stop working. I have ...