Forum: NGINX How to... - nginx config to serve static files

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on 2009-03-14 12:07
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From "nginx config to serve static files" at
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---Quote (Originally by jpartogi)---
Hi guys.

Thanks for replying. I'm almost there now. Now I can access the
directory, but when I access the file I get 404 again, while the file
already exists on that directory. Is there anything I need to setup?

Thanks in advance
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Okay done with it. :-) Instead of using the about configuration, I just
use wildcards for every static files as stated in the docs as such:


Code:
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# serve static files
    location ~ ^/(images|javascript|js|css|flash|media|static)/  {
      root    /var/www/virtual/big.server.com/htdocs;
      expires 30d;
    }
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Posted by jpartogi
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