Binding nginx to a single interface

Adrián Navarro adrian at
Thu Feb 9 17:45:02 UTC 2012

listen ip:port; or listen ip port;? 

actually in that case it would be listening on default for the ip AND for the port as an address (weird scenario).



On Thursday 9 de February de 2012 at 18:42, Bai Shen wrote:

> I have two nics on my server.  I have nginx set to listen on one of them using "listen 80"  However, it keeps listening on the other ip as well.  So i'm unable to start anything else on port 80 on that interface.
> Any ideas what could be wrong?  Everything I'm finding says that the listen command is all I needed to do.
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