These type of questions are best sent to the general Galaxy user mailing
list so it gets the most exposure, so I'm forwarding it.
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From: Richard Bruskiewich <r.bruskiewich(a)irri.org>
Date: Mon, Nov 29, 2010 at 9:08 PM
Subject: Re: Galaxy on the cloud...
To: Enis Afgan <eafgan(a)emory.edu>
Sorry to bother you again but I'm not sure who can answer this particular
question on the Galaxy team.
I've been following the instructions on
create a new remote server instance for Galaxy using NGINX as the proxy
server (the latter configured using the instructions at
The instance *almost* works except for the following defect: only Microsoft
IE renders the Galaxy home page correctly from the instance. FireFox and
Chrome do not render the first page correct (see the attached image).
If I run a local Galaxy (developer's) instance, though, it renders fine in
Is there some kind of additional NGINX-specific configuration that needs to
be tweaked for this?
I don't have much experience with NGINX, but decided to try it out since you
folks - Galaxy - are using it on your main web site (so says the production
Thank you in advance for your kind advice (or redirection of this query to a
member of your team who knows what to do here...).