gunzip on debian

Valentin V. Bartenev vbart at
Tue Dec 23 12:09:22 UTC 2014

On Monday 22 December 2014 11:59:48 Jeroen Ooms wrote:
> I would like to use the gunzip module to serve cached, gzipped
> responses to clients that do not support gzip. I am running an Ubuntu
> 14.04 server. According to this post [1] the nginx-extras package
> includes support for gunzip, but when I add the 'gunzip on;' directive
> to my config I get an error that the directive is unknown.
> Is the the gunzip module is available from another nginx deb package
> on Debian/Ubuntu? My stack needs to work with the standard builds of
> nginx that are included with Debian, so I can't build from source.

You can use the official nginx repository:

  wbr, Valentin V. Bartenev

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