Nginx image_filter problem.

Francis Daly francis at
Fri Oct 26 09:16:40 UTC 2018

On Fri, Oct 26, 2018 at 10:39:56AM +0530, Mahesh Biloniya wrote:

Hi there,

> #./configure --sbin-path=/usr/bin/nginx --conf-path=/etc/nginx/nginx.conf --error-log-path=/var/log/nginx/error.log --http-log-path=/var/log/nginx/access.log --pid-     path=/var/run/ --with-pcre --with-select_module --with-http_image_filter_module=dynamic --modules-path=/etc/nginx/modules

> But now i am getting "nginx: [emerg] unknown directive "image_filter" in /etc/nginx/nginx.conf:38" in nginx.conf file.

That message means that the matching module is not available in the
nginx being used.

For a dynamic module, you must "load_module" it
( to let nginx know that you want to use
this module.

Francis Daly        francis at

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