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Nginx bad gateway

Hi all,

Getting a 502 error on my Wordpress droplet. Checked the nginx log -

root@ubuntuplayhouse:/etc/nginx/sites-available# sudo tail -30 /var/log/nginx/error.log 2019/06/19 19:50:52 [error] 1121#1121: *1932 connect() to unix:/var/run/php/php7.2-fpm.sock failed (11: Resource temporarily unavailable) while connecting to upstream, client: 109.248.11.190, server: , request: “POST /xmlrpc.php HTTP/1.0”, upstream: “fastcgi://unix:/var/run/php/php7.2-fpm.sock:”, host: “138.197.167.76” 2019/06/19 19:50:53 [error] 1121#1121: *1935 connect() to unix:/var/run/php/php7.2-fpm.sock failed (11: Resource temporarily unavailable) while connecting to upstream, client: 109.248.11.65, server: , request: “POST /xmlrpc.php HTTP/1.0”, upstream: “fastcgi://unix:/var/run/php/php7.2-fpm.sock:”, host: “138.197.167.76”

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I stopped the attack by blocking http requests using the digital ocean control panel firewall

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Hello,

You need to make sure that your PHP 7.2 FPM service is running.

Hope that this helps!

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Issue resolved itself after a while - could have been I overloaded the service clicking save too many times on a resource heavy builder I’m using