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Nginx HTTP Server by Clement Nedelcu

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Chapter 6. PHP and Python with Nginx

The 2000s is the decade of server-side technologies. Over the past ten years or so, an overwhelming majority of websites have migrated from simple static HTML content to highly and fully dynamic pages, taking the web to a whole new level in terms of interaction with visitors. Software solutions emerged quickly, including open source ones; some became mature enough to process high-traffic websites. In this chapter, we will study the ability of Nginx to interact with these applications. We have retained two for different reasons. The first one is obviously PHP according to a survey from Nexen Services, as of October 2008, nearly 33 percent of the World Wide Web was powered by PHP. The second one is Python the ...

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