Image files (jpg,png) could not be opened.

Cliff Wells cliff at
Sat Feb 5 09:20:39 MSK 2011

On Fri, 2011-02-04 at 17:35 -0500, Irina wrote:
> The problem is solved. nginx does not send any request to thr server if
> the file extension is .png or .jpg. 

This isn't true, unless you've configured it this way.

> The solution is to sedn this request
> if file name is matched up with image file extension. Add this line to
> nginx.conf:
>        location ~ \.png$ {
>             proxy_pass  http://mongrel;
>         }
> The more general solution is to match an url, something like that:
>         location ^~/insight/show_file/ {
>             proxy_pass  http://mongrel;
>         }

What I would suggest, if you want help with your configuration, is to
post your config here so that people can see what you are trying to do.


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