nginx 0.7.66Edit

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From the official announcement:

Changes with nginx 0.7.66                                        07 Jun 2010

   *) Security: now nginx/Windows ignores default file stream name.
      Thanks to Jose Antonio Vazquez Gonzalez.

   *) Change: now the charset filter runs before the SSI filter.

   *) Change: now no message is written in an error log if a variable is 
      not found by $r->variable() method.

   *) Change: now keepalive connections after POST requests are not 
      disabled for MSIE 7.0+.
      Thanks to Adam Lounds.

   *) Feature: the "proxy_no_cache" and "fastcgi_no_cache" directives.

   *) Feature: now the "rewrite" directive does a redirect automatically 
      if the $scheme variable is used.
      Thanks to Piotr Sikora.

   *) Feature: the "chunked_transfer_encoding" directive.

   *) Feature: the $geoip_city_continent_code, $geoip_latitude, and 
      $geoip_longitude variables.
      Thanks to Arvind Sundararajan.

   *) Feature: now the ngx_http_image_filter_module deletes always EXIF 
      and other application specific data if the data consume more than 5% 
      of a JPEG file.

   *) Feature: now the "msie_padding" directive works for Chrome too.

   *) Workaround: now keepalive connections are disabled for Safari.
      Thanks to Joshua Sierles.

   *) Bugfix: nginx ignored the "private" and "no-store" values in the 
      "Cache-Control" backend response header line.

   *) Bugfix: an "&" character was not escaped when it was copied in 
      arguments part in a rewrite rule.

   *) Bugfix: nginx might be terminated abnormally while a signal 
      processing or if the directive "timer_resolution" was used on 
      platforms which do not support kqueue or eventport notification 
      Thanks to George Xie and Maxim Dounin.

   *) Bugfix: if temporary files and permanent storage area resided at 
      different file systems, then permanent file modification times were 
      Thanks to Maxim Dounin.

   *) Bugfix: ngx_http_memcached_module might issue the error message 
      "memcached sent invalid trailer".
      Thanks to Maxim Dounin.

   *) Bugfix: nginx could not built zlib-1.2.4 library using the library 
      Thanks to Maxim Dounin.

   *) Bugfix: values of the $query_string, $arg_..., etc. variables cached 
      in main request were used by the SSI module in subrequests.

   *) Bugfix: nginx did not support HTTPS referrers.

   *) Bugfix: nginx/Windows might not find file if path in configuration 
      was given in other character case; the bug had appeared in 0.7.65.

   *) Bugfix: the $date_local variable has an incorrect value, if the "%s" 
      format was used.
      Thanks to Maxim Dounin.

   *) Bugfix: nginx did not support all ciphers and digests used in client 
      Thanks to Innocenty Enikeew.

   *) Bugfix: if ssl_session_cache was not set or was set to "none", then 
      during client certificate verify the error "session id context 
      uninitialized" might occur; the bug had appeared in 0.7.1.

   *) Bugfix: OpenSSL-1.0.0 compatibility on 64-bit Linux.
      Thanks to Maxim Dounin.

   *) Bugfix: a geo range returned default value if the range included two 
      or more /16 networks and did not begin at /16 network boundary.

   *) Bugfix: the $uid_got variable might not be used in the SSI and perl 

   *) Bugfix: a worker process hung if a FIFO file was requested.
      Thanks to Vicente Aguilar and Maxim Dounin.

   *) Bugfix: a variable value was repeatedly encoded after each an "echo" 
      SSI-command output; the bug had appeared in 0.6.14.

   *) Bugfix: a "stub" parameter of an "include" SSI directive was not 
      used, if empty response has 200 status code.

   *) Bugfix: a block used in a "stub" parameter of an "include" SSI 
      directive was output with "text/plain" MIME type.

   *) Bugfix: if a proxied or FastCGI request was internally redirected to 
      another proxied or FastCGI location, then a segmentation fault might 
      occur in a worker process; the bug had appeared in 0.7.65.
      Thanks to Yichun Zhang.

   *) Bugfix: IMAP connections may hang until they timed out while talking 
      to Zimbra server.
      Thanks to Alan Batie.

   *) Bugfix: nginx did not support chunked transfer encoding for 201 
      Thanks to Julian Reich.