Nginx HTTP 414 request-URI too large

On a Nginx server, when accessing a long url, i get error

Nginx HTTP 414 request-URI too large

To fix the error, edit

inside “http” section, find

Replace the line with

If your URL is very large, you may need to increase the 32k to higher or reduce the url length.

Large url like this mostly happend due to bad application design, so if possible try to make URL smaller.

Restart nginx

On older servers (centos 6, ubuntu 14, etc..), run

See Apache 414 Request-URI Too Long, Nginx

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