How To Install Centmin Mod Nginx Web Stack

shell menu based autoinstaller for Nginx, PHP-FPM, MariaDB MySQL and more

  1. eva2000
    A quick guide for installing Centmin Mod Nginx web stack

    Centmin Mod v1.2.3 background info


    • Fresh CentOS 6.x based 32bit or 64bit installation (CentOS minimal ISO recommended)
    • Minimum 256MB memory available. With some tweaks outlined here, you can install on 128MB memory based VPS. But recommend at least 256MB memory.
    • 25 - 60 minutes of your time depending on speed of your server, network speed (for downloads/yum etc).
    General Notes:
    • For Xen 32bit OS users on 64bit host nodes, please read FAQ note regarding ARCH_OVERRIDE value you need to enable for Centmin Mod or Original Centmin script to work.
    • If your SSH2 Telnet client options allow for it you can increase the size of your scroll back buffer size to allow larger amounts of outputted text to be shown via scrolling back and forth.

    Download to any directory EXCEPT /tmp as scripts won't be executable from /tmp

    yum -y install bc unzip nano wget yum-plugin-fastestmirror
    yum clean all
    cd /usr/local/src
    cd centmin-v1.2.3mod
    chmod +x

    then hit menu option #1
    Centmin Mod 1.2.3-eva2000.06 -
    Centmin Mod Menu
    1). Centmin Install
    2). Add Nginx vhost domain
    3). NSD setup domain name DNS
    4). Nginx Upgrade / Downgrade
    5). PHP Upgrade / Downgrade
    6). XCache Re-install
    7). APC Cache Re-install
    8). XCache Install
    9). APC Cache Install
    10). Memcached Server Re-install
    11). MariaDB 5.2.x Branch Upgrade Only
    12). MariaDB 5.2.x to MariaDB 5.5 YUM upgrade
    13). Install
    14). SELinux disable
    15). Install/Re-install imagick PHP Extension
    16). Change SSHD Port Number
    17). Multi-thread compression: pigz,pbzip2,lbzip2,p7zip etc
    18). Suhosin PHP Extension install
    19). Install FFMPEG and FFMPEG PHP Extension
    20). NSD Re-install
    21). Exit
    Enter option [ 1 - 21 ]
    The depending on your site setup:

    How to install Video

    Centmin Mod how to install video

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    Upcoming Phusion Passenger Nginx support

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    Added updated Centmin Mod .07 beta install video

    This video shows how to install via Centmin Mod Github hosted code

    Centmin Mod's Google+ Community has moved to a dedicated community forum at

    .07 stable release

    Centmin Mod 1.2.3-eva2000.07 stable build has finally been released after 6 months of work and testing.

    Probably, the most significant of updates ever! Full details of the additional CLI command line 100% unattended install methods and full change log at :D

Recent Updates

  1. yum update
  2. .07 stable release
  3. Google+ Community moves

Recent Reviews

  1. BamaStangGuy
    Thanks for posting it up here. Great tool to get people started on breaking out of Apache and CPanel.
    1. eva2000
      Author's Response
      Thanks Brent for the kind words. Glad that Centmin Mod is of use to others as it's definitely useful for me :)