Nginx as a Linux Service

Anoop Alias anoopalias01 at
Thu Oct 30 14:59:19 MSK 2008

Yes , Of-course :)

When you install nginx you will get a startup script /etc/init.d/nginx

On Thu, Oct 30, 2008 at 5:14 PM, Chris Gers32 <lists at> wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm setting up a Production-like environment with a Mongrel cluster and
> nginx acting as a load balancer for the Mongrel servers.
> Following the instructions in the book "Deploying Rails Applications"
> (Pragmatic Programmers), my Mongrel cluster starts up as a Linux
> service. But I see no mention of nginx being set up as a service also.
> My question is : can nginx be set up as a service in Linux (I'm
> currently running Red Hat Linux 4.4), so that it restarts at boot time,
> just like the Mongrel servers?
> Thanks,
> Chris.
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