% lsb_release -a No LSB modules are available. Distributor ID: Ubuntu Description: Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS Release: 12.04 Codename: precise
% aptitude show nginx Package: nginx State: installed Automatically installed: no Version: 1.1.19-1ubuntu0.5 Priority: optional Section: httpd Maintainer: Ubuntu Developers <firstname.lastname@example.org> Architecture: all Uncompressed Size: 86.0 k Depends: nginx-full | nginx-light Provided by: nginx-full Description: small, but very powerful and efficient web server and mail proxy Nginx (engine x) is a web server created by Igor Sysoev and kindly provided to the open-source community. This server can be used as standalone HTTP server and as a reverse proxy server before some Apache or another big server to reduce load to backend servers by many concurrent HTTP-sessions. This is a dummy package that selects nginx-full by default, but also can be installed with nginx-light for upgrading to nginx-light directly. Homepage: http://nginx.net
aptitude install python-software-properties add-apt-repository ppa:nginx/stable aptitude update aptitude install nginx
# aptitude show nginx Package: nginx New: yes State: installed Automatically installed: no Version: 1.4.4-1~precise0 Priority: optional Section: httpd Maintainer: Kartik Mistry <email@example.com> Architecture: all Uncompressed Size: 93.2 k Depends: nginx-full | nginx-light Provided by: nginx-extras, nginx-full, nginx-light, nginx-naxsi, nginx-naxsi-ui, nginx-passenger Description: small, powerful, scalable web/proxy server Nginx ("engine X") is a high-performance web and reverse proxy server created by Igor Sysoev. It can be used both as a standalone web server and as a proxy to reduce the load on back-end HTTP or mail servers. This is a dependency package to install either nginx-full (by default) or nginx-light.
SEE ALSO: http://wiki.nginx.org/Install