My first Server (virtualbox, nginx, drupal)

June 30, 2012

Okay, decided to play with setting up an NGINX server within virtualbox recently, and thought I would share some useful stuff I have put together.

Useful tutorial covering the basics of setting up an NGINX server

How to ssh into virtualbox note: Once ssh is setup, you can use this same ip to setup your hosts /etc/hosts file. (eg.

An error fix I had

Another error to fix with php-fpm: php5-fpm.sock failed (2: No such file or directory) while connecting to upstream note: remember to set the line as it is in your default config file (eg. listen = /var/run/php5-fpm.sock) - I also needed to restart both php5-fpm and nginx for this to work.

Setting up my first site (D7/SVN)

Post setup Drupal fixes