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(nginx) 413 Request Entity Too Large

Posted by Marius Voila on July 27, 2010 in London, U.K . — 0 comments This post contains 78 words

If you’re getting 413 Request Entity Too Large errors trying to upload with Nginx , you need to increase the size limit in nginx.conf . Add client_max_body_size xxM inside the server section, where xx is the size (in megabytes) that you want to allow.

http {
    include       mime.types;
    default_type  application/octet-stream;
    sendfile        on;
    keepalive_timeout  65;
    server {
        client_max_body_size 20M;
        listen       80;
        server_name  localhost;
        # Main location
        location / {