Custom 503 Error Page

Maxim Dounin mdounin at
Sun Feb 3 04:20:56 MSK 2008


On Sat, Feb 02, 2008 at 05:08:29PM -0800, Douglas A. Seifert wrote:

>> >I start getting a 503 HTTP status code, but the content is not my custom
>> >error page, but rather the default 503 response compiled into the nginx
>> >server.
>> >
>> >Am I doing something terribly wrong?  I would really like to see my
>> >custom page with a real 503 HTTP status code.
>> If you want to use custom response for 503 error, you should write
>>       error_page 503 /system/maintenance.html;
>> in your config.
>Thanks for the response.  Unfortunately, however, that has no effect.  I still see the compiled in 503 content.

Probably because you have error_page 503 redefined later in your 
config to /503.html.

Maxim Dounin

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