Configure Nginx to listen on single IP Address

By default Nginx listens on all IP address on a server. To make nginx listen on specific IP address, edit nginx configuration file

And VirtualHost/server files for each domain located in folders


Replace with

IP_ADDR_HERE = your server IP address on which you need nginx listen on.

See Nginx

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  • But on using specific IP:port, I get an error saying nginx: [emerg] bind() to :8200 failed", "errorDetail": "99- Cannot assign requested address"?

    • See if you have any other service running on port 8200. netstat -lntp command will show all listing ports.

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