nginx restarting/log rotation

Jeffrey 'jf' Lim at
Tue Jun 24 12:27:50 MSD 2008

On Tue, Jun 24, 2008 at 4:19 PM, Alan Williamson <alan at> wrote:

> Morning all.
> what is the correct procedure for asking nginx to reload the configuration
> files?

kill -HUP `cat $PIDFILE`

> and on that note, what is the procedure for restarting nginx to give me a
> chance to rotate the log files once a day?   something similar to an
> "apachectl graceful".

hm.... HM..... ... HM.... :P


In the meantime, here is your PSA:
"It's so hard to write a graphics driver that open-sourcing it would not
   -- Andrew Fear, Software Product Manager, NVIDIA Corporation
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