how to chroot nginx

mike mike503 at
Mon Sep 1 20:06:05 MSD 2008

On 9/1/08, Almir Karic <almir at> wrote:

> AFAIK nginx itself doesn't have chroot feature.
> as for FCGI, well, depends on the way you are spawning FCGI processes,
> lighttpd's spawn-fcgi for example has -c which allows it to be chrooted.

but spawn-fcgi is lame. :) php-fpm is king.

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