On 12.01.2010, at 16:12, Dennis J. wrote:
I’m trying to develop a module for nginx and I’m wondering how I can compile just a module by itself. I check out this page:
but it basically says that you have to compile nginx completely to compile the module. This seems rather cumbersome, is there a way around this?
Nginx modules a all compiled in. There is no mechanism to build and load
a shared library.
Fortunately, the makefile is properly configured to recompile only
changed stuff. To fine tune dependencies within your module, try
Other way is to write you own custom makefile in your module dir. But it
may be a complicated thing due to cross platform nature of nginx.