“I’ve been wanting to add more scripting capabilities to NGINX for a long time. Scripting lets people do more in NGINX without having to write C modules, for example. Lua is a good tool in this area, but it’s not as widely known as some other languages.
This is another milestone in the development of NGINX open source software and NGINX Plus. I want to take the opportunity to explain what nginScript is, describe why it’s needed, share some examples, and talk about the future…”
“nginScript is the next stage of the evolution of NGINX’s capabilities. It’s currently at a very early stage of design and development, and we welcome feedback and suggestions to help shape the future direction of this feature…”