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Firewall setting (Nginx does not show index.html)

· by yulistic · Read in about 1 min · (64 Words)

Environment: CentOS 6.5, nginx 1.5.9

Problem: Nginx is installed through yum but does not show index.html(the first page) in the web browser.

Reason of the problem: The problem was the firewall. You can check it from /etc/sysconfig/iptables. Refer to the following solution.


  1. Open  /etc/sysconfig/iptables.

  2. Append¬†-A INPUT -m state –state NEW -m tcp -p tcp –dport 80 -j ACCEPT

  3. sudo service iptables restart