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Upgrading the NGINX Lua Module

access_time Updated Sep 21, 2021

Check the Nginx Changelog to see what’s new in the Nginx module.

Our Module package is distributed in our package repositories. If you haven’t already, configure our repository on your system.

Upgrading the Signal Sciences NGINX module on Ubuntu/Debian systems

  1. Upgrade the NGINX Lua module package

    sudo apt-get update

    NGINX 1.9 or Lower:

    sudo apt-get install sigsci-module-nginx

    NGINX 1.10.x:

    sudo apt-get install sigsci-module-nginx nginx110-lua-module

    NGINX 1.11.x:

    sudo apt-get install sigsci-module-nginx nginx111-lua-module

    NGINX 1.12.1 and higher:

    sudo apt-get install sigsci-module-nginx nginx-module-lua

  2. Restart NGINX

    After upgrading the Lua module you’ll need to restart your NGINX service.

Upgrading the Signal Sciences NGINX module on Red Hat/CentOS systems

  1. Upgrade the NGINX Lua module package

    sudo yum update

    NGINX 1.9 or Lower:

    sudo yum install sigsci-module-nginx

    NGINX 1.10.x:

    sudo yum install sigsci-module-nginx nginx110-lua-module

    NGINX 1.11.x:

    sudo yum install sigsci-module-nginx nginx111-lua-module

    NGINX 1.12.x:

    sudo yum install sigsci-module-nginx nginx-module-lua

  2. Restart NGINX

    After upgrading the Lua module you’ll need to restart your NGINX service.