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Running Nginx in front of a Play app

In my last blog post I have explained how to install Nginx on OSX El Capitan. In this post we will try to make Nginx act as our frontend web server for a Play app. So, what will we Play? Play is a Java / Scala web framework. Play has a ... read more

Install Nginx on El Capitan OSX 10.11

Let's go the easy way: install Nginx on El Capitan (OSX 10.11) with Homebrew: brew install nginx At the end of the installation proces you will see the following message: To have launchd start nginx at login: ln -sfv /usr/local/opt/nginx/*.plist ~/Library/LaunchAgents Then to load nginx now: ... read more

What the Kirby?

This weekend I accidentally stumbled upon a flat file based cms called Kirby. So I went out for a test ride: it was dead simple to set up and get rolling. Yeah! In the last 2 years I had no time to work on my own blog, so I thought lets ... read more