Nginx supports idn domain?

Maxim Dounin mdounin at
Sat Jan 23 17:07:51 MSK 2010


On Sat, Jan 23, 2010 at 01:56:25PM +0800, Max wrote:

> I remember that I got some problem to run idn domains on nginx. I can't
> remember whether it's the problem of nginx itself (ver 0.6) or the problem
> of wordpress supercache. So I moved all the idn domains to apache at that
> time.
> But now I got a new dedicated server and I am running the latest ver of
> nginx. So I would like to ask can nginx handle idn domains? Thanks.

There are no known issues with idn domains.  After all, it's just 
latin1 domains just visualized specially by browsers.  Something 
like this should work flawlesly:

    server_name xn--e1afmkfd.xn--80akhbyknj4f;

Maxim Dounin

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