Implement numerous additional set_* directives to extend the NGINX core Rewrite module, with the Set-Misc dynamic module supported by NGINX, Inc.


  1. Check the Technical Specifications page to verify that the module is supported by your operating system.

  2. Prior to installing the module, verify that the NDK module is already installed.


Install the Set-Misc module package nginx-plus-module-set-misc.

For Amazon Linux 2, CentOS, Oracle Linux, and RHEL:

yum install nginx-plus-module-set-misc

For Amazon Linux 2023, AlmaLinux, Rocky Linux:

dnf install nginx-plus-module-set-misc

For Debian and Ubuntu:

apt-get install nginx-plus-module-set-misc


zypper install nginx-plus-module-set-misc

For Alpine:

apk add nginx-plus-module-set-misc

For FreeBSD:

pkg install nginx-plus-module-set-misc


After installation you will need to enable and configure the module in NGINX Plus configuration file nginx.conf.

  1. Enable dynamic loading of NDK and Set-Misc modules with the load_module directives specified in the top-level (“main”) context:

    load_module modules/;
    load_module modules/;
    The directives must be in this order.
  2. Perform additional configuration as required by the module.

  3. Test the configuration and reload NGINX Plus to enable the module:

    nginx -t && nginx -s reload

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