Nginx Released Version Nginx 1.8.x

Nginx is lightweight fast web server/reverse proxy and e-mail (IMAP/POP3) proxy. On 21 Apr 2015, nginx has release the stable branch version, 1.8.x which includes many new features from the 1.7.x mainline branch – including hash load balancing method, backend SSL certificate verification, experimental thread pools support, proxy_request_buffering and more. : Changes with nginx 1.8.0 […]

Nginx Released Version Nginx 1.6.3

Nginx is lightweight fast web server/reverse proxy and e-mail (IMAP/POP3) proxy. On April 7, 2015, Nginx officially released nginx-1.6.3 stable version which includes the following changes and bug fixes : *) Feature: now the “tcp_nodelay” directive works with SPDY connections. *) Bugfix: in error handling. Thanks to Yichun Zhang and Daniil Bondarev. *) Bugfix: alerts […]

How to Remove / Uninstall Nginx on CentOS 7 / RHEL 7 / Oracle Linux 7

Nginx web server is alternative web server to Apache and Lighttpd. Nginx popularity now growing because it focuses on high concurrency, high performance while maintaining low memory usage. However, due to certain reasons webmaster or system administrator can not use Nginx on their server and decide to uninstall Nginx. Most of the webmaster, administrator and […]

How to Fix “upstream timed out (110: Connection timed out) while reading response header from upstream” in NGINX

Problem : I noticed there are the errors in NGINX when trying to update my WordPress post. In my case, NGINX service running as web service with php-fpm behind varnish proxy : [root@vps ~]# tail -f /var/log/nginx/ehowstuff.com.error.log 2014/12/14 15:33:15 [error] 1040#0: *52134 upstream timed out (110: Connection timed out) while reading response header from upstream, […]