super-nginx: nginix on steroids serves up async Lua apps

Ezra Zygmuntowicz, Engine Yard founder now at VMWare, has released a “killer build of nginx” that bundles seventeen popular nginx modules as well as Luajit, a just-in-time compiler for Lua.


Super-nginx bundles the following popular modules:

A nice complement to the built-in Redis and Drizzle support from the list above, Ezra has also included his own script to build Luajit, which allows you to use nginx as an evented Lua web server in the style of EventMachine or Node.js.

[Source on GitHub]

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