Overriding configuration variables, specifically access_log

Dick Middleton dick at fouter.net
Thu Aug 18 16:49:04 UTC 2011

On 08/18/11 17:36, Adam Nelson wrote:

> The only other alternative I can think of is to overwrite the nginx.conf file
> entirely - I'm concerned about doing that because I don't want that file
> overwritten by the nginx aptitude installer in the future.

Aptitude (on Debian) won't overwrite nginx.conf if it has been changed.
Instead it will install the distributed version as nginx.conf.dpkg-dist.

It may prompt to ask if you want to overwrite but you just say no.


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