http module is NGINX's central module, which handles all interactions with clients over HTTP. We have already discussed the following aspects of this module in Chapter 2, A Configuration Guide:
We will have a look at the remaining directives in the rest of this section, again divided by type.
server directive starts a new context. We have already seen examples of its usage throughout the book so far. One aspect that has not yet been examined in-depth is the concept of a default server.
A default server in NGINX means that it is the first server defined in a particular ...