[ANN] OpenResty released (and new Linux package repositories)

Yichun Zhang (agentzh) agentzh at gmail.com
Tue Jul 11 22:35:34 UTC 2017

Hi folks,

OpenResty is just released to include the latest nginx
security fix in its range filter module (CVE-2017-7529).

You can download this version's source tarball and Win32 binary from
the following page:


Pre-built Linux binary packages for this release can also be obtained
from OpenResty's official Yum and Apt repositories:


The complete change log since the last (formal) release,

  * bugfix: applied nginx's official security fix for an issue in the
range filter (CVE-2017-7529).

The next OpenResty formal release will be, which will include
a lot of new features developed in the last couple of months. We're
still busy testing it.

Now OpenResty provides official APT repositories for Ubuntu 14.04 ~
17.10 and Debian 7 ~ 9:



Furthermore, we've migrated our original Yum repositories from Fedora
Copr servers to our own openresty.org. Please migrate to our new Yum
repositories if you are using the old Copr repositories:


Also, we provide separate Yum repositories for RHEL and CentOS. And we
no longer require the EPEL repository for any of our packages.

Additionally, we provide official Yum repository for Amazon Linux x86_64:


The HTML version of the change log with lots of helpful hyper-links
can be browsed here:


OpenResty is a full-fledged web platform
by bundling the standard Nginx core, LuaJIT, lots of
3rd-party Nginx modules and Lua libraries, as well as most of their external
dependencies. See OpenResty's homepage for details:


OpenResty is supported by the OpenResty Software Foundation, OpenResty
Inc., and the global community.


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