Nginx 1.3.9 for Windows (32-bit and 64-bit builds) are both available for free download now. All packages are built from the upstream development branch. Nginx (pronounced “engine x”) is a high performance web server, caching proxy and a Layer 7 load balancing solution. Millions of web sites on the Internet benefit from using Nginx because of its extreme performance, scalability, reliability, flexibility and security.
On 2012-11-27, the development version of Nginx, 1.3.9 was made available to the public at nginx.org. The upstream changelog is listed below:
Changes with nginx 1.3.9 – 27 Nov 2012
- ) Feature: support for chunked transfer encoding while reading client request body.
- ) Feature: the $request_time and $msec variables can now be used not only in the “log_format” directive.
- ) Bugfix: cache manager and cache loader processes might not be able to start if more than 512 listen sockets were used.
- ) Bugfix: in the ngx_http_dav_module.
These Windows setup files are provided to support legacy users who still use the Cygwin based builds. Official native Windows builds are available and supported at nginx.org. No support is offered or implied. Use at your own risk.
If you are new to Nginx on Windows, please download and use the native Windows builds which are fully supported and available for free download at nginx.org.
The Frequently Asked Questions section may help answer any of your questions, but please feel free to ask other questions or or leave a comment below. Thank you.