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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 plugins complaining.

I was wondering if I used Apache and Nginx together, with nginx serving static files, apache php would I get both performance and compatibility? I am thinking of setting up my VPS in a similiar manner to the 2nd answer to this question:

What is the best caching option for WordPress multi-site on non-shared hosting?

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If I use Apache & ngnix together will I have fewer problems?

Yes, of course.

Please be sure to install and setup mod_rpaf in Apache, if you are going to setup Nginx as reverse proxy to Apache.

I was wondering if I used Apache and Nginx together, with nginx serving static files, apache php would I get both performance and compatibility?

Performance is purely based how you configure these. Your site will, of course, be more compatible (for plugins).

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