How-to Install Latest Nginx Debian 8 Jessie Easy Guide

September 23rd, 2016 by Regaz

Latest Nginx Debian 8 Jessie Install

The Linux Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install Latest Nginx Debian 8 Jessie GNU/Linux Desktop/Server.

Because NGINX is a free, open-source, high-performance HTTP server and reverse proxy, as well as an IMAP/POP3 proxy server.

And NGINX is known for its high performance, stability, rich feature set, simple configuration, and low resource consumption.

Furthermore the Nginx ‘Mainline’ version is generally regarded as more reliable because we port all bug fixes to it, and not just critical fixes as for the stable branch.

Finally it’s Necessary to Manually Set Up the Apt Nginx Repo to Get Installed the Latest Mainline Release, because the Default Repos are Serving an Older Nginx Release…

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  1. Open a Shell session
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

     - Debian Gnome3 Open Terminal
  2. How-to Setup Nginx Mainline Debian Repo

    Nginx Apt Repo Setup
  3. Installing Nginx

    apt-get update
    apt-get -y install nginx
  4. Stop Apache & Restart Nginx (Only if Apache is Installed!)

    service apache2 stop
    service nginx restart
  5. Check Nginx Installation
    On a localhost:


    Or browse the Server IP…

  6. To Edit the Nginx Conf File

    nano /etc/nginx/conf.d/default.conf
  7. End the Super User Session


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