March 3, 2015

FastCGI PHP_VALUE settings leaking to other sites on NGINX with PHP-FPM

The information in this post is based on NGINX 1.4.6 and PHP-FPM 5.5.9 running on Ubuntu Server 14.04 x64. It may or may not be valid for other versions. Background I was recently setting up a new website on a server that had a couple of other sites on it already. The server and all […]

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March 3, 2015

How to set up separate PHP-FPM pools in NGINX

The information in this post is based on NGINX 1.4.6 and PHP-FPM 5.5.9 running on Ubuntu Server 14.04 x64. It may or may not be valid for other versions. There are a number of advantages to setting up multiple PHP-FPM child process pools rather than running everything in the same pool. Security, separation/isolation and resource […]

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February 24, 2015

Hello World!

So, the site is now deployed and seems to be working. As any programmer will know, that warrants a “Hello World!” message or all one’s endeavors with the project will be cursed with bad luck for all eternity. True story ;-) It has taken me a few days to get this up and running, with […]

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