nginx returns html instead of json response

Francis Daly francis at
Wed Nov 23 17:48:12 UTC 2022

On Tue, Nov 22, 2022 at 07:52:41PM +0530, Kaushal Shriyan wrote:

Hi there,

> map $sent_http_content_type $enableerror {
>     default                    on;
>     application/json          off;
> }

I believe that from a timing point of view, that variable is not going
to have a useful value when you want to use it.

> I have attached the nginxtest.conf file for your reference. It is not
> working for me. Am I missing anything? Please guide me.

The test conf file does not appear to include the seven lines that I
suggested you add.

And "is not working" is an incomplete problem report.


Francis Daly        francis at

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