How To Install nginx 1.9.15 on Ubuntu

Nginx 1.9.15 [engine x] recently released, is an open source webserver, 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 1.9.15 changelog

  • Bugfix: “recv() failed” errors might occur when using HHVM as a FastCGI server.
  • Bugfix: when using HTTP/2 and the “limit_req” or “auth_request” directives a timeout or a “client violated flow control” error might occur while reading client request body; the bug had appeared in 1.9.14.
  • Workaround: a response might not be shown by some browsers if HTTP/2 was used and client request body was not fully read; the bug had appeared in 1.9.14.
  • Bugfix: connections might hang when using the “aio threads” directive.

Install Nginx 1.9.15 on Ubuntu 15.10 Wily Werewolf, Ubuntu 15.04 Vivid Vervet, Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr, Linux Mint 17.3 Rosa, Linux Mint 17.2 Rafaela, Linux Mint 17.1 Rebecca, Linux Mint 17 Qiana, Pinguy OS 14.04, Elementary OS 0.3 Freya, Deepin 2014, Peppermint 6, Peppermint 5, LXLE 14.04

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

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install nginx

Remove Nginx 1.9.15

sudo apt-get remove nginx
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