How to patch and/or upgrade Nginx from source in production environment?

Sergey A. Osokin osa at
Thu Oct 13 16:28:54 UTC 2022


hope you're doing well.

On Thu, Oct 13, 2022 at 03:40:35PM +0000, edflecko wrote:
> I'm curious how many people run Nginx in a production environment that was
> installed from source and not a package.
> For those people who are running Nginx in this manner, how do you keep
> Nginx patched when patches are released?
> How do you upgrade your existing Nginx in your production environment while
> minimizing downtime?

pkgsrc [1] is the one of the good choices to automate builds and manage
dependences in a non-root environment on your favorite operating system.


Sergey A. Osokin

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