Does auth_basic changes require a service reload?
mdounin at mdounin.ru
Thu Apr 26 14:26:35 UTC 2012
On Thu, Apr 26, 2012 at 10:10:16AM -0400, TECK wrote:
> Sorry to repeat myself Maxim. The file is looked at startup so if I add
> a new user or edit an existing password, it will not require a service
The file is looked at runtime, i.e. when request comes and nginx
checks authentication/authorization for a particular request.
There is no need to reload/restart nginx if you add users or
change passwords of existing users.
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