A reverse proxy is a type of proxy server that fetches resources from a specific defined set of servers for a client. It is used in cases when there is an advantage to not exposing the web server with the content directly whether it be for security reasons or because of a lack of available public IP ...

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Use nginx as reverse proxy for outgoing mail

We have a production server running a singlepage web-app and a separate proxy server, for security reasons. Every request to our web-app is handled by our reverse proxy (nginx) on the proxy server. So ...
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request size limit as Apache reverse proxy

Team, We are using Apache as reverse proxy . Our clients and partners send AS2 messages with large files to Apache server , which it forwards to back end server . Is there any way we can limit the ...
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novnc apache2 reverse proxy code 1006

I just installed webvirtmgr but the noVNC console is not working (code 1006). The detailed error of the google chrome console is: [blocked] The page at ...
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nginx reverse proxy for websockets with SSL

I am trying to configure nginx (installed via macports) on my osx development machine. I am trying to reverse proxy localhost:12346/trade to a websocket connection which is available on port 12346 at ...
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Does Nginx respect maxage from upstream server?

I see the proxy_cache_valid directive, but that confuses me. In HTTP, doesn't the upstream server specify this with Cache-Control and maxage? How do I get Nginx's cache to use maxage ?
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outbound rule IIS Application Request Routing and URL Rewrite to properly replicate Apache ProxyPass ProxyPassReverse?

EDIT: See end of post on that a ReverseProxy Outbound rule is needed. With Apache ProxyPass and ProxyPassReverse one can add the following to the Apache config of serverA: ProxyPass /foo ...
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apache rewrite through proxy remote

We are trying to write a reverse proxy rule to an external site. ProxyRequests On ProxyRemote https://abc.company.com http://proxy.company.com:80 ProxyPass /_vti_bin/AccountList.asmx/ ...
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How to disable gzip for reverse proxy in nginx?

I am setting up a reverse proxy of Google using nginx. Testing upstream is https://www.google.com/ I want the response uncompressed, so I set proxy's accept-encoding to empty: proxy_set_header ...
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Set up TMG as a reverse proxy, https-to-http

tl;dr I'm having trouble getting TMG to properly reverse proxy an HTTPS connection on the outside, to an HTTP connection on the inside. We have a LAN (10.0.7.0/24) that hosts a Windows Server 2008 ...
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NGINX: HTTP access not working from Chrome, only HTTPS

I 'm trying to publish IBM Connections NGINX allowing access using HTTP and HTTPS . By HTTPS is working but when i try to access by HTTP I get this error in Google Chrome only: This XML file does ...
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how to make squid revere proxy with authentication send remote_user header

OS CentOS 6.4 - squid 3.1 I currently have squid running as a reverse proxy, performing NTML authentication succesfully. This is working as expected. If I enter valid AD username and password, it ...
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Two domains one ssl

We have a production rails app being hosted on heroku at http://abc123.com. We also have a wordpress blog hosted on bluehost at http://abc123blog.com. We use Rack::ReverseProxy to make it look as if ...
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How to setup Apache frontend for Websphere 8

I need to route requests to my application server through a http server. I have gone through the IBM documentation but it seems very complex. As far as I understand, these are the steps: Install ...
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nginx reverse proxy not passing requests

I have a domain (example.com) and a subdomain (sub.example.com) both hosted on the same server. I want to proxy a request so any file requested on http://sub.example.com/api/ will be requested on ...
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Nginx Reverse Proxy: servername.domain.com reverse to http://ip.add.res.s/location/App

I need a little help sorting out how to configure a reverse proxying load balancer in nginx. Basically, I have two web applications that live under subdirectories on Apache servers, /flavors/Chocolate ...
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Nginx: Redirect both http and https root to subdirectory

I'm attempting to redirect the root domain for both http and https in nginx to the same subdirectory (https): So e.g. http://example.com -> https://example.com/subdirectory https://example.com ...
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Wrong REMOTE_ADDR and SERVER_ADDR on Apache when using nginx as reverse proxy

I'm on Mac OS X, running Ubuntu in VirtualBox. Mac OS can be accessed in the local network with IP 192.168.0.100 and Ubuntu is 192.168.0.123 (it's using the "Bridged Adapter" option in VirtualBox ...
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Get the correct SERVER_ADDR on Apache when using nginx as reverse proxy

(see edit below) I have nginx forwarding requests to Apache 2.4 and I'm getting 127.0.0.1 as the value of SERVER_ADDR. The correct IP is available only on HTTP_X_SERVER_ADDRESS. I have installed the ...
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Reroute outgoing port through other server

I want to run a xmpp-server on another IP than the A-record of the domain points to. +--------+ +--------+ +--------------+ | xmpp | -----> | web | -----> | internet | | ...
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Use url path to make proxy condition in Apache

Having only one DNS, www.example.com, how can I distinguish the path to make conditions? For example, inside a VirtualHost what I want to do is: ServerAdmin admin@example.com ServerName ...
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NGINX: How to proxy http(s) traffic to one server and ws(s) traffic to another?

I'm new to nginx and how it handles locatoins, and was hoping to get help for a problem I'm having: On the same server I have an Apache web server and a websocket server. Apache works on port 8080 ...
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Reverse proxy on ALL ports, not just http?

Hello I recently asked a question about running multiple websites on different servers on the same network here multiple servers running the same thing, how? I have researched about setting up a ...
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Accessing a Win8.1 drive via Nginx WebDav

I have a Win8.1 HDD, which I access from the internet through WebDAV via a Nginx reverse-proxy (running on a ArchLinux virtual machine). Now that does not work very well, with all kinds of permission ...
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AWS: How to create a reverse proxy based on URLs?

I am trying to configure a Reverse Proxy in my AWS account: The Reverse proxy should forward request to internal servers based on their URL structure, e.g.: example.com/question/* -> ...
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Nginx not forwarding some requests

I have a set-up where Nginx is set up as a reverse proxy forwarding requests with some pre-defined strings in URL to a checkout server. Other requests are sent to a load balancer which further ...
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Hide a website behind another server in a different location mirror url structure

I was wondering how does one go about putting another server in front of a website. For example we have a server running in the usa 1.2.3.4, and then we want a server from uk 5.6.7.8 to grab that ...
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Do not proxy a request if location or directory match

Let's say that I want to proxy requests to proxytest.xxx.com through http://somedomain.com/ except http://proxytest.xxx.com/local/ and all files under /var/www/proxytest/somedir (2 distinct rules - ...
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nginx reverse proxy to apache WebDAV server returns 0-byte files after uploading

Setup: client <-> nginx(:443 SSL) <-> apache(:80 WebDAV) Client uploads file to webdav server. Upload succeeds but file appears to be 0 bytes in size. When SSHing in to apache server the file ...
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Proxy over redis, HAProxy or twemproxy?

The best way to hide switching of master/slave redis servers, is to use a proxy over master server. Among proxy candidates, there is two more important (and used) choices: twemproxy and ...
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TMG reverse proxy and basic config

I recently set up TMG2010 and I believe I've done something wrong with my configuration. I do not want to run anything extra apart from a web publishing/reverse proxy setup. My internet goes to an ...
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Nginx to split web traffic to a blog hosted on my domain

At the moment, I am using an Nginx frontend to cache static content for my DotNetNuke based website hosted at the hypotetical address www.mydomain.com, along with some other tasks. In this era of ...
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How to properly configure nginx proxy pass when the endpoint is in a root context?

I'm trying to figure out how to configure a reverse proxy in nginx when the endpoint is in a root context: http://frontend.com/mylink proxy forwards to http://10.0.0.2:8000/ Unfortunately I can't ...
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Apache vhost configuration for port forwarding

I am trying to get the hang of the reverse proxy features in Apache. I am using the Bitnami RubyStack on Windows Server 2012. The following configuration makes Apache not even to start - the error.log ...
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Front-ending several web applications on port 80 using a proxy

I have several web applications hosted on an AWS server on different ports, e.g. app1: http://x.x.x.x:8080 app2: http://x.x.x.x:9000 ... I would like to a proxy in front of these apps (apache, ...
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How do you force an Apache Load balancer to rewrite http 302 redirects to https?

I've got a website that I want to always be served in https. The site is load balanced using Apache. The Apache load balancer is configured basically like so: <Proxy balancer://mycluster> ...
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/etc/init.d/nginx reload not working

My earlier problem revealed that reloading the config of my Debian GNU/Linux 6.0 nginx reverse proxy does not work, while restarting, or reloading directly through the binary does work. I have looked ...
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Nginx reverse proxy for Proxmox PVE Datacenter console

I am running Proxmox VE Datacenter console on the web behind an SSL protect NGINX proxy. Everything works great as long as I keep the Proxmox VE Datacenter console of the root (i.e.: ...
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IIS ARR/Reverse Proxy 502 Errors for Larger Files

I have an API written in Python which I am accessing with IIS 7.5 via the ISAPI extension PyISAPIe. I thought it would be sensible to separate this API from our main site, so it is in a different site ...
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How to create conditional ProxyPass?

I have the following config for one of the sites-available .conf file. Its configure to load the ghost blog if you hit blog.example.com. Somehow its causing example.com to serve up the blog as well. ...
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How can I add basic auth to an apache proxy while using CORS headers?

Background I use grafana for displaying graphs of our server-metrics. Grafana is a JS-app which in our case is getting the data from graphite and storing search-queries in elasticsearch. All three ...
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Can a Reverse Proxy use SNI with SSL pass through?

I need to serve several applications over https using one external ip address. The ssl certificates should not be managed on the reverse proxy. They are installed on the application servers. Can a ...
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nginx doesn't check server_name and port on websocket proxying

I have three server blocks (virtual hosts) for http and one for websocket in the nginx config (nginx 1.6.0, ubuntu 14.04). server { listen 80; listen [::]:80; server_name ...
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Getting a chunked request through nginx

First some background: We have an embedded device that uploads a lot of small events to a web server. Chunked encoding is used to post this information. Every event is send as a seperate chunk, so the ...
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Reverse proxy lifecycle explaination needed for ajax SOP ( same origin policy ) workaround

I need a little explanation of how reverse proxy handles the requests in my case I guess i know the answer but want to be sure There are two hosts, one of them acts as an API host to reduce the ...
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nginx proxy_set_header x-forwarded-proto seemingly not working

Since i am a beginner in nginx proxying i have a question. The gist of it: Where does an nginx proxy set defaults for php's $_SERVER["HTTP_X_FORWARDED_HOST"], $_SERVER["HTTP_X_FORWARDED_SERVER"] and ...
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View a pdf with quick webview though apache proxy

I have a site(IIS) that is accessed via a proxy in apache(on an IBM i). This site serves PDFs which has quick web view and if I access a pdf directly from the IIS server the PDFs starts to display ...
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reverse proxying with NGINX to two back-end servers

I am trying to learn how to configure the Nginx proxy. All requests from external (www.external.com) should go to internal server 10.10.10.16:2080, except for www.external.com/nagios requests, which ...
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Multiple non-http services, 1 static IP [closed]

I have an issue where we have several non-http(s) services which we would like to access from across the WAN. SSH is a primary protocol we'd be using, FTP as well. Here's how things are laid out. We ...
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Reverse Proxy to filter out js files from multiple hosts in nginx

I have a website http://someplace.acme.com that I want my users to access via http://myplace.mycorp.com - pretty standard reverse proxy setup. The special requirement: any js file - either identified ...
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regex to match s3 urls in nginx location directive & proxy to amazon s3

In nginx location directive, how do I match s3 urls. for example, the wrong url is: http://example.com/https://s3.amazonaws.com/mybucket/logo.jpg?1404251306 from Logs, I can see nginx can that it ...