nginx - 413 Request Entity Too Large

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Submitted by falko (Contact Author) (Forums) on Mon, 2011-08-08 10:12. :: Errors

Error: nginx - 413 Request Entity Too Large

You see the following error in your browser when you try to upload a file through http:

413 Request entity Too Large

 

Solution

Open /etc/nginx/nginx.conf...

vi /etc/nginx/nginx.conf

... and add client_max_body_size with a large enough value, e.g.:

client_max_body_size 2MB;

Restart nginx afterwards:

/etc/init.d/nginx restart


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