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I have Windows Server 2008 server and IIS 7.0 being running on port 80 (main web server). Also I have Apache 2.2 running on port 8081 (for SVN).

Is it possible to configure IIS that way so it will transparently forward/proxy requests to http://svn.example.com:80 to http://svn.example.com:8081

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Yes. This is called a "Reverse Proxy". See the following question for another solution (apparently it can be troublesome, but see Scott's answer):

Using IIS7 as a Reverse Proxy

You can also use ISAPI ReWrite for doing this, it seems to be a bit of a defacto standard for IIS, and uses a .htaccess compatible file format.

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That question's answer is to run apache on port 80. This is not what I'm looking for. But I will check out ISAPI ReWrite you mentioned –  abatishchev Jul 11 '10 at 9:18
    
@abat, check Scott's answer as I mentioned. He gives more detail on how to do it. The only reason it's not the accepted answer was because it came too late. –  Mark Henderson Jul 11 '10 at 9:29
    
Sorry, have read your answer inattentively. Already took a look to ARR. Thanks! –  abatishchev Jul 11 '10 at 9:55

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