nginx maintenance page

Thomas iamkenzo at
Thu Jul 17 13:36:56 MSD 2008

On Thu, Jul 17, 2008 at 11:34 AM, Thomas <iamkenzo at> wrote:
> It's simply a rewrite rule that will deliver the maintenance page (if
> it exists) to all incoming request. You still need to design your own
> nicely crafted maintenance page though.

My bad, it is not a rewrite rule! It is a rule (no rewrite) for Nginx
to look for a maintenance page, and if it exists, it sends it back no
matter which request is coming in. A rewrite rule is not even needed.

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