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Short Description
Docker image for nginx to support basic http auth.
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Docker images for the nginx.

Supported tags and respective Dockerfile links

For more information about this image and its history, please see the relevant manifest file in the yeasy/docker-nginx GitHub repo.

What is docker-nginx?

Docker image with nginx installed, and proxy_pass, auth enabled. The image is built based on nginx 1.9.

It will proxy request to BACKEND:PORT, the auth is set using USERNAME:PASSWORD.

How to use this image?

The docker image is auto built at

In Dockerfile

FROM yeasy/nginx:latest

Local Run

$ docker run -p 80:80 -e BACKEND=web_container -e PORT=8080 -e USERNAME=user -e PASSWORD=pass yeasy/nginx

Which image is based on?

The image is based on official nginx:1.9.

What has been changed?

set timezone

Set the timezone to Asia/Shanghai.

add apache2-utils

Add the apache2-utils to support http basic auth.

add default conf template

Add the nginx.default.conf to /etc/nginx/.

add start script

Add the to /tmp/, and will start it when bootup.

Supported Docker versions

This image is officially supported on Docker version 1.7.0.

Support for older versions (down to 1.0) is provided on a best-effort basis.

User Feedback


Be sure to familiarize yourself with the repository's file before attempting a pull request.


If you have any problems with or questions about this image, please contact us through a GitHub issue.

You can also reach many of the official image maintainers via the email.


You are invited to contribute new features, fixes, or updates, large or small; we are always thrilled to receive pull requests, and do our best to process them as fast as we can.

Before you start to code, we recommend discussing your plans through a GitHub issue, especially for more ambitious contributions. This gives other contributors a chance to point you in the right direction, give you feedback on your design, and help you find out if someone else is working on the same thing.

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