Module for the apache webserver with which apache can be used as proxy server. With this module apache can act as a regular proxy, or as a reverse proxy for upstream servers.

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Exclude the root from a ProxPass directive, but keep everything below the root included

I am running Apache in front of a Tomcat instance. Apache proxies every request that comes through and passes it on to Tomcat. The current configuration is such that Apache puts a ProxyPass on the ...
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Apache proxy to FTPS

I have a CentOS 6.4 server with Apache 2.2.15. I would like to do a proxy to ftps server. Bellow you can find my configuration: <VirtualHost *:8001> DocumentRoot /var/www/html/root ...
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apache mod_rewrite not working with mod proxy

I have a Rails 2.3.18 application running on http://0.0.0.0:3004/, it is running with Passenger module, and is deploying on Apache server with proxy module using the following configuration: ...
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JBoss7 load balancing with mod_proxy_balancer - session not working

I am trying to set up mod_proxy_balancer for routing requests to 2 jboss7-servers. For the time being I am testing this setup on my local machine, using following config in httpd.conf: ProxyRequests ...
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HTML Redirect issue with Apache2

I am facing an issue with the ProxyPass on my Apache server on Ubuntu. I have configured Apache to deal with Virtual Hosts on my server. There is an application with runs on the server and uses ports ...
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How to restrict Apache Location directive to cetain sub-domain?

On our server www.example.com, we use the <Location> directive to proxy traffic to a back-end server: <Location /app1> ProxyPass http://192.168.1.20 </Location> Then we added a ...
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Apache URL rewriting in reverse proxy

I'm deploying Apache in front of a Karaf-hosted application (Apache and Karaf are on separate servers). I want Apache to operate as a reverse proxy and also to hide part of the URL. The URL to get ...
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Apache proxy to forward guacamole

I'm running a Ubuntu 13.04 64-bit server, on which I have some headless VirtualBox VMs running. In the past I have just forwarded the ports to access the VMs manually, but I want to use Guacamole to ...
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Apache Proxy HTTP CONNECT method enabled

I'm using Apache as reverse proxy for several different projects. PCI-DSS compliance scanning shows that my Apache is having HTTP CONNECT method enabled. as stated on Acunetix's site - ...
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apache mod_proxy or mod_rewrite for hide a root of a webserver behind a path

I have 2 apache 2.2.21 one external and one internal, I need to map the internal apache behind a path in external apache, but I have some problems with absolute url. I tried these configurations: ...
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Apache mod_proxy with SSL not redirecting

I have a custom server running behind an apache reverse proxy. Since the custom server can only handle HTTP traffic, i am trying to use apache for wrapping proper SSL around it, and for some kind of ...
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ProxyPassMatch, regex to proxy dynamic content

I have a shared hosting server with some 2000 websites on it. I have a lightweight apache/event frontend that takes care of static content and locally proxies requests for dynamic content to a ...
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How do I configure my httpd rewrite/proxy to direct app1.example.com:443 to localhost:8080 and app2.example.com:443 to localhost:8081?

I have two Tomcat instances, one running on port 8080 and the other running on 8081. The both have deployed a web app called app.war but they are separated not only by different ports, but different ...
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Rewrite URL and keep POST data

We recently setup SVN for our web development. We'd like to be able to browse different branches/tags/trunk based on the URL you input on our dev server. So, for example, ...
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Unable to configure apache to restrict access by IP for proxy

I added following into my httpd.conf (after VirtualHost): <VirtualHost *:80> ServerName XXX.XXX.XXX <Directory proxy:> Order allow,deny Allow from 10.52.208.221 ...
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Apache2 mod_proxy_fcgi closes a connection after each request

I set up mod_proxy_fcgi do go with apache and php-fpm. If I read the FCGI spec correctly, the typical flow for the communication between a server is to keep the connections between the web server and ...
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Can I set a content type if the origin doesn't send one in mod_proxy?

I have a misbehaving origin that when it has an error page it is not setting a content-type header. This is then a problem as we're sitting behind Edgecast and they default to ...
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Glassfish3 Apache mod_proxy_ajp and missing headers

I got Apache 2.2.22 with mod_proxy and mod_proxy_ajp. Here is my configuration of mod_proxy: ProxyRequests Off ProxyPreserveHost On ProxyErrorOverride On ProxyPass / ...
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Apache Request Header Read Timeout (Reverse Proxy)

I keep seeing this in my apache 2.2.22 (Ubuntu) log files and don't know why it is occurring or how to fix it [debug] ssl_engine_kernel.c(1884): OpenSSL: Write: SSL negotiation finished successfully ...
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Are there security concerns when using Apache's mod_proxy as a gateway?

In order to cope with same-origins policy for AJAX calls I want to allow for mod_rewrite and mod_proxy to handle these calls in a similar way as described in another answer: rewriteEngine on ...
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Apache reverse proxy logic based on arbitrary header

I have apache running on a natting fw, that authenticates, reverse proxies, and provides an ssl wrapper for 2 webapps on the back end. This works with virtual hosting and proxies back based on the ...
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mod_proxy when no file exists for request

I have a lighttpd server where static files will be generated by a NodeJS process. The Node server will be running express on port 3000 (same computer). I would like lighttpd to serve the static ...
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Apache Proxy to show another Website

I need to proxy the URL http://de.domain.com/article1/foobar/ to http://de.foobar.domain.com/article1/. How can I do this within getting and setting the subdomain language part? Examples: ...
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modsecurity whitelist to allow file downloads?

I have a site that has modsecurity enabled but I am receiving 403 Forbidden when trying to access PDF documents on the server through the web site. Is there a way to whitelist pdf files to allowed to ...
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Apache mod_proxy with hostname

I need to proxy the URL http://de.domain.com/article1/foobar/ to http://de.foobar.domain.com/article1/. I already have this config. ProxyPassMatch ^/([a-zA-Z0-9]+)/foobar/$ ...
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Trouble configuring apache server to proxy an SSL connection

I'm running an application on Tomcat7 with Apache Portable Runtime, I bought an SSL certificate and configured it correctly - when I try to connect through the ip:port combination, it connects fine ...
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Rewriting domain part in a reverse proxy - mod_proxy

I have a couple of internal websites that I want to make them available to the Internet with new domain names. I'm thinking of a reverse proxy frontend and I need it to direct all requests like so: ...
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nginx reverse proxy, ssl offloading, caching and pagespeed all in one.

We currently host everything on windows IIS 7 servers. We just moved to Azure, and like many clouds hosting windows is more expensive than hosting linux. Azure has its own limitations for virtual ...
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Handling user state across servers

I have two servers running Apache for the same domain name. Server A runs most of the web site (www.domain.com), except for one sub-directory (www.domain.com/photos/) that is set up as an HTTP proxy ...
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Using Apache httpd to redirect context path?

I'd like to proxy http://localhost:1006/ as http://example.com/public/ to the outside world. Here is my configuration: RewriteEngine On # Append a slash if necessary RewriteRule ^/public$ public/ ...
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Apache as a proxy fowarder to dynamic IP

I've looking aroung the web, but I can't figure out how to do what I'm looking for. So what I'm looking for is a proxy on which will foward the HTTP query based on the IP address I've put in the url ...
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Secure Apache when using mod_proxy_http and mod_rewrite

We have an Apache server that works as a proxy for apps running on different ports. For example: domain.com/app1/service1 > localhost:101 domain.com/app1/service2 > localhost:102 ...
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Apache as a proxy for Nexus, Jenkins and Foreman (Several VirtualHosts on same domain, IP and Port)

I'd like to configure Apache to be used as a proxy for Nexus, Jenkins and Foreman which are installed and running on the same server. Here is an example of the Virtual host config file for Foreman, ...
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Apache proxy configuration in which a subpath is a proxy for a different port

I wish to have the following happen: http://www.example.com/wiki be a proxy for http://www.example.com:8090/ http://www.example.com/ be a proxy for http://www.example.com:8080/ I have the ...
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Is it possible for a reverse proxy to make its request to another proxy and rewrite the urls in the response content?

I'm currently looking into reverse proxies and don't have a specific one in mind yet. I am trying to forward my requests from a reverse proxy through another proxy on the web with authentication. The ...
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Apache server : Reverse proxy and websockets via mod_proxy_wstunnel

I have a little problem with the web sockets and my reverse proxy apache, i have upgraded in latest release 2.4.5 and loaded the module mod_proxy_wstunnel. The httpd.conf : <VirtualHost ...
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mod rewrite on apache on virtualhost to point to jboss

I set my apache server with ajp to connect to my jboss server and it is working fine. But when I go to my domain http://mydomain.com, I see the jboss root page. I was wondering if I could use mod ...
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Why are http headers not set when I use proxypass on apache2.2

I have an apache2.2 server with mod_proxy and mod_headers installed. On a request running with a ProxyPass directive, none of the Header set directives work, ie the header's aren't set in the ...
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Apache httpd.conf redirection. How to “balance” app

This is probably a simple problem but I just can't seem to solve it! I have a website running 2 Apache Tomcats on different ports (e.g. 8080, 8085). However since my customers cannot access specific ...
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How to Exclude an URL for Apache Mod_proxy?

We have two Apache server as front-end and 4 tomcat server as back-end configured using mod_proxy module as load balancer. Now, we want to exclude an single tomcat url from the mod_proxy load ...
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Proxy requests using Apache transparently

I am using Apache to forward an URL to another URL using mod_proxy transparently. To illustrate what I am doing, this is my Apache configuration file: <VirtualHost *:80> ServerName ...
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apache module to perform search and replace operations on response bodies?

I am trying to do search and replace operation on response bodies using a transparent apache reverse proxy configuration, the below config using "mod_substitute" and "mod_proxy" works as expected : ...
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Apache rewrite rule (mod_proxy or mod_rewrite)

I need to rewrite a incoming request for a particular file. The file will have a suffix of .rtfx and I need to remove the host (http://www.host.com/) and replace it with another. Request *.rtfx file ...
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mod_proxy proxy and redirect to specific path

Today I have two Apache Servers, Server A (192.168.0.5), Server B (192.168.0.10), both running at the same 80 port. The actual request is from server a and the with my configuration it pass to server ...
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How to pass a request from one apache server to another

I have two Apache Servers with mod_proxy enabled. I want to know how to "pass the request" from "Apache Server A" to "Apache Server B" using the same port (80). In "server A" with internal ip: ...
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Apache proxy, ProxyPreserveHost On , keep looping

i have two domain Domain A : www.fakedomain.com , this is the domain in the client, the idea is just proxy to mainblog when the url is http://www.fakedomain.com/blog Domain B : www.mainblog.com ...
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Apache as proxy generates failure.

We are using apache proxy to enable our application servers to reach specific web sites over the internet. The setup is as follows: application servers --> apache proxy --> Internet website ...
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Add a request header on mod_proxy based on the value of another request header

I have a server running mod_proxy and I need to essentially rename a request header. A proxy closer to the origin is stripping off the X-Forwarded-For header, but we need that data to persist, so I ...
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Apache ProxyPass Virtual host

I'm trying to do a similar setup to the one discussed in this older thread. I've enabled the proxy_module, proxy_connect_module, proxy_http_module, and rewrite_module. It worked, but now when I go ...
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Mongrel over mod_proxy unacceptably slow

Here is the situation C:\>ab -n 100 -c 5 http://webserver/track/ This is ApacheBench, Version 2.3 <$Revision: 655654 $> Copyright 1996 Adam Twiss, Zeus Technology Ltd, ...