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Fancy&customized URL support for awstats with Nginx. Access through
server {
server_name _;
access_log /var/log/nginx/awstats.access_log combined;
error_log /var/log/nginx/awstats.error_log;
root /usr/share/awstats/wwwroot;
index /;
location ~ \.pl$ {
rewrite ^((?!cgi-bin).)(.*)$ /cgi-bin/$2 break;
gzip off;
include /etc/nginx/fastcgi_params;
fastcgi_pass unix:/var/run/fcgiwrap.socket;
#fastcgi_index /cgi-bin/;
fastcgi_param REQUEST_URI $request_uri;
fastcgi_param SERVER_NAME $host;
# Restrict access
auth_basic "Restricted";
auth_basic_user_file /etc/awstats/htpasswd;
# Static file handled by nginx automatically
# default config not useful any more
server {
server_name your.domain;
listen 80;
access_log /var/log/nginx/vhost.access_log;
error_log /var/log/nginx/vhost.error_log;
root /your/wwwroot/path;
# ... other configs
location /awstats/ {
rewrite ^/awstats(/.*)$ $1 break;
proxy_set_header Host $host;
proxy_set_header X-Real-IP $remote_addr;
proxy_set_header X-Forwarded-For $proxy_add_x_forwarded_for;
#proxy_set_header HTTP_AUTHORIZATION $http_authorization;
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