Install Latest nginx

nginx [engine x] is an HTTP and reverse proxy server, a mail proxy server, and a generic TCP/UDP proxy server, originally written by Igor Sysoev. For a long time, it has been running on many heavily loaded Russian sites including Yandex, Mail.Ru, VK, and Rambler. According to Netcraft, nginx served or proxied 27.83% busiest sites in November 2016.


Install latest stable nginx:
nano /etc/yum.repos.d/nginx.repo

Paste this:
name=nginx repo

yum install nginx -y

Check version:
nginx -v

Tested on my CentOS 7 x64

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