Nginx 1.9.3 released

Nginx 1.9.3 [engine x] recently released, is an HTTP and reverse proxy server, as well as a mail proxy server. Nginx powers several high-visibility sites, such as Netflix, Hulu, Pinterest, CloudFlare, Airbnb,, GitHub, SoundCloud, Zynga, Eventbrite, Zappos, Media Temple, Heroku, RightScale, Engine Yard and MaxCDN.


Nginx 1.9.3 changelog

  • Change: duplicate “http”, “mail”, and “stream” blocks are now disallowed.
  • Feature: connection limiting in the stream module.
  • Feature: data rate limiting in the stream module.
  • Bugfix: the “zone” directive inside the “upstream” block did not work on Windows.
  • Bugfix: compatibility with LibreSSL in the stream module.
  • Bugfix: in the “–builddir” configure parameter.
  • Bugfix: the “ssl_stapling_file” directive did not work; the bug had appeared in 1.9.2.
  • Bugfix: a segmentation fault might occur in a worker process if the “ssl_stapling” directive was used; the bug had appeared in 1.9.2.

Install Nginx 1.9.3 on Ubuntu OS

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:chris-lea/nginx-devel

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install nginx

Remove Nginx 1.9.3

sudo apt-get remove nginx
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