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I need to create a proxy server to handle external requests on a development environment and was wondering how best to go about this.

Can anyone help please?

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It sounds as if "proxy" is the Answer to Everything here; what requirements are there that this must be accomplished through the use of a proxy, instead of, say, NAT ?

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To be honest I am not sure what way the client has this set up on their environment. I could really do with replicating exactly what they have in place. I was just told they have a proxy server and to make my requests to a particular service handle it. –  Burt Oct 17 '11 at 13:20
    
If they want you to replicate the prod environment exactly, then I suggest you ask them how exactly that is set up, then replicate it ;) –  adaptr Oct 17 '11 at 13:31
    
Just what I was thinking :) –  Burt Oct 17 '11 at 13:42

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