PHP-FPM and nginx upstart scripts for Ubuntu 10.04

Michael Shadle mike503 at
Fri May 21 13:23:52 MSD 2010

Works with PHP 5.2.x + the patch.

(No clue how to startup PHP 5.3 w/ SVN, may wind up being the same...
haven't had a chance to run it yet.)

Replaces the need for all the /etc/init.d and /etc/rc?.d scripts and
symlinks that may have had to be manually created. Also doesn't rely
on the php-fpm script usually installed in /usr/local/sbin/php-fpm.

That may come in handy still for log rotation - it looks like it still
drops a .pid file properly in the pid_file location (typically

Enjoy. Feel free to enhance it. It's very basic right now :)

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