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How to tell if server is nginx? I want to make sure I do the correct steps to install ssl certificate.

How to tell if server running my droplet is nginx? I want to make sure I do the correct steps to install my new ssl certificate.


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Assuming you’re able to get into the console with ssh using an account with sudo access, the simplest is probably to run sudo netstat -lntp to show all programs which are currently listening on all TCP ports. Look for one with a “Local Address” on port 80 or 443, then look under “PID/Program name” to see the name of the web server.