NGINX is one of the tools that the modern web is built upon. In this activity, we will deploy NGINX as an HTTP server, with a single virtual host, for serving a static content. The initial deployment of NGINX on a new server is the first step in mastering the use of this powerful tool.
Successfully complete this lab by achieving the following learning objectives:
- Add Official NGINX Yum Repository
Install NGINX from the official repository.
This requires creating a new repository file,
- Start and Enable NGINX Service
nginxservice, and enabled it to start after a server reboot.
- Serve Content From `/var/www/assets.example.com` For Requests To `assets.example.com`
Create a virtual host for the
assets.example.comdomain that serves out files in the directory