NginX

How to install NginX on cPanel/WHM Server


NginX is one of the most popular choice open source Web server and a reverse proxy. For those who are not very familiar with Linux & have cPanel/WHM installed in your server or VPS here is the guide on how to install them.

The package comes with Nginx Admin plugins for cPanel. To install execute the following command through SSH client. You have to login as root.

cd /usr/local/src
wget http://nginxcp.com/latest/nginxadmin.tar
tar xf nginxadmin.tar
cd publicnginx
./nginxinstaller install

If you are installing Nginx Admin for the first time and there is Python Error while installing you have to execute the following command.

./pythonfix
./nginxinstaller install

If you want to uninstall Nginx Admin, execute the following commands.

cd /usr/local/src
wget http://nginxcp.com/latest/nginxadmin.tar
tar xf nginxadmin.tar
cd publicnginx
./nginxinstaller uninstall