Server Fault is a question and answer site for system and network administrators. It's 100% free, no registration required.

Sign up
Here's how it works:
  1. Anybody can ask a question
  2. Anybody can answer
  3. The best answers are voted up and rise to the top

Folks, Trying to proxy my domain to a Google Apps built website.

As you know, Google websites carry the following URL pattern:

How do I get to look as

Is it possible, and what is the correct way to setup a domain name for this site? If if I have, why is this setup not working?:

<VirtualHost *:443>
   SSLProxyEngine on
   RewriteEngine on
   ProxyPass /
   ProxyPassReverse /


[Mon Sep 10 19:22:19.829225 2012] [ssl:info] [pid 3629:tid 140571093870336] [remote] AH02005: SSL Proxy: Peer certificate CN mismatch: Certificate CN: * Requested hostname:
share|improve this question
up vote 2 down vote accepted

Turn off the SSLProxyCheckPeerCN, then try again to see what happens.

share|improve this answer
This helped... but not all objects are loading... plus this in logs:[Tue Sep 11 00:13:25.778915 2012] [proxy_html:warn] [pid 25435:tid 140451545843456] [client] AH01422: No i18n support found. Install mod_xml2enc if required [Tue Sep 11 00:13:30.793259 2012] [ssl:info] [pid 25435:tid 140451545843456] (70007)The timeout specified has expired: [client] AH01991: SSL input filter read failed. – CMag Sep 11 '12 at 0:19

You need to aslo specify a certificate, keyname and CA certificate if needed like:

SSLCertificateFile /path/to/your_domain_name.crt
SSLCertificateKeyFile /path/to/your_private.key
SSLCertificateChainFile /path/to/DigiCertCA.crt
share|improve this answer
I should have added that ... Obviously the certs are in. – CMag Sep 10 '12 at 19:30
Its possible that the * vs wildcard certificate is the reason why this is failing.... – CMag Sep 10 '12 at 19:31

Your Answer


By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.