nginx restarting/log rotation

Igor Sysoev is at
Tue Jun 24 12:38:42 MSD 2008

On Tue, Jun 24, 2008 at 09:19:16AM +0100, Alan Williamson wrote:

> what is the correct procedure for asking nginx to reload the 
> configuration files?


> and on that note, what is the procedure for restarting nginx to give me 
> a chance to rotate the log files once a day?   something similar to an 
> "apachectl graceful".

Yes, but for instance log rotation you should use -USR1

Igor Sysoev

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