Location Alias not working

Francis Daly francis at daoine.org
Sat Aug 27 20:50:01 UTC 2016

On Sat, Aug 27, 2016 at 10:38:27AM +0200, İhsan Doğan wrote:

Hi there,

> I've defined a location alias in my nginx.conf:

> 	location	/foo/ {
> 			alias /var/www/foo/;
> 	}

> Even the directory /var/www/foo exists, Nginx is returns a 404. As I
> understand, the configuration is right, but I can't see what's wrong.

It works for me.

What specific test request do you make?

What file on the filesystem do you want nginx to return?

What does your error.log say about the 404 response?

(Is there another location{} block that handles your request, instead
of the one you showed here?)


Francis Daly        francis at daoine.org

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