NGINX Phoenix edition (v0.7)


mod_NGINX_phoenix - is making your NGINX resilient by restarting the proxy from a pristine state periodically. In the upcoming versions users will be able to define complex strategies (time based, trigger based and combined) .

This module is written by Team Phoenix at R6 Security. You can contact them for a roadmap and other info on a full and commercial version which supports a wider variety of aforementioned strategies.

The most recent package can be downloaded here: GitHub


This module is not distributed with the NGINX source. See the installation instructions.


Download the most recent package from github as described above.

After downloading, add the following option to your NGINX ./configure command:


By default, NGINX uses -O to compile the source code. You should use:


with ./configure to retrieve maximum performance.

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