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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Rewrite for Proxying

I have 2 servers. example.com and proxy.example.com I would like proxying /server/(.)/banner/(.) to http://proxy.example.com/banners/banner_$2_$1.png I have prepared in example.com apache2 vhost ...
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Haproxy routing one Frontend to multiple backend with subdir

im trying to setting up my NLB Haproxy service to balance multiple Application hosted on different subdir of the same domain. I need backend(s) with subdir serving one frontend... here my full ...
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How to reverse proxy a backend server's sub directory in apache

I created a reverse proxy with apache proxy_mod as below serving two webheads as backend servers. <VirtualHost example.co.uk:80> ProxyRequests off ServerName example.co.uk ServerAdmin ...
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Is it secure to have port 3000 open to public on Node.js app? [on hold]

So I'm running my node.js app on port 3000 on my ubuntu server and used this tutorial How To Set Up a Node.js Application for Production on Ubuntu 14.04 to use NGINX to run it on port 80. However port ...
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Dockerized Apache + SSL behind NGINX as reverse proxy

I have two containers, one of which is running NGINX as a reverse proxy for serveral other containers. One of the other containers is running Apache with SSL enabled and configured. I have seen ...
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How can i change base url in nginx

I have this config server { server_name example.com; listen 80; # or whatever port location /site1 { proxy_pass http://example.com:1234; } location /site2 { proxy_pass ...
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“No protocol handler valid for the URL” with httpd mod_proxy_balancer

I'm trying to set up failover for a reverse-proxied server with a localhost static copy of resources that would usually be served by a content management system. I've used wget to grab a static copy ...
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Protocol dispatcher for linux (ubuntu like) [closed]

We are searching for a tool being able to dispatch network packets based on protocol, like a reverse proxy but based on protocol. Sample: Request software would listen of a specific port like 8888 ...
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Reverse Proxy on cloudfront

I have an angular site / web application (Lets call this www.mysite.com) hosted on Amazon S3 as a static website. This s3 bucket serves as the origin for a cloudfront distribution and it works ...
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Nginx Vhost conflicting each other

I wanted to use nginx as reverse proxy for the following sub domains api.example.com and monitor.example.com but the config settings of api.example.com is always overriding monitor.example.com . The ...
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Make user or group own port

In some situations a web application will talk to clients through a reverse proxy (e.g. Apache with mod_proxy) where the reverse proxy is listening on port 80 and the web application is listening on a ...
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Load Balancing System For 2 Servers on Different Datacenters [closed]

I am using Ubuntu 15 and I need to implement simple/effective Load Balancer / Fail Over System as per the below requirements: It should balance the load between two different public IPs (two ...
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Nginx Proxy rewriting with condition for domain

I am in a quite unknown situation but I believe it can be done using nginx proxy and url rewriting feature. What I want to have is: Have a website with multiple branding, so let's say I have 3 ...
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nginx-proxy returns 503 error over http and https

I'm setting up nginx-proxy as a reverse proxy in front of Docker container running an app server. They're defined in separate Docker compose definitions. For some reason I'm getting a 503, but I don't ...
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JIRA becomes inaccessible after adding “address=127.0.0.1” in Tomcat connector

I have JIRA and Nginx running on the same server with Nginx installed to serve as a reverse proxy. From what I learnt from various sources, in the server.xml file, I must add an address="127.0.0.1" ...
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Apache authentication against custom web service

I would like to have apache that forwards the call to an internal service (a django app) that returns a True/False (and some parameters maybe) if the user is valid or not. This before forwarding the ...
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Owncloud running Apache with Nginx as Proxy

I'm currently working on running our own Owncloud (version 9). I've done this several times with Apache but I'm having trouble configuring it with Nginx in the front as a Proxy. Nginx config server ...
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Connect to a Tomcat Server from nginx as reverse proxy

I have a Tomcat server serving a web application and I have a Nginx server running in front of it as a reverse proxy. As an answer to my earlier question (Tomcat server behind nginx reverse proxy - ...
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Tomcat server behind nginx reverse proxy - how to block direct access to the server?

This may be a noob question but I'm still learning about web servers and reverse proxy setups. I have two servers running on the same network - one Tomcat and another one Nginx which I intend to use a ...
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HAProxy dynamic server address based off of header value

Hello I'm attempting to route traffic back to a users machine in order to run a site locally but picking up the headers/cookies/routing logic for other origins that HAProxy supplies. Thus far though I ...
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Initial page load slow using Tornado server and Apache2 for SSL reverse proxy

I'm experiencing long delays (generally minutes, but sometimes the page never loads) for my website (en-real.com) if the site is being accessed by a new user (browser). If the new browser refreshes ...
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HAProxy frontend backend continuously starting and stopping

I am using an HAProxy 1.6.4 to load balance my traffic into different servers. As in now my haproxy runs inside a docker container. In my configuration i have different frontends and backends. As in ...
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Nginx's location path is redirecting me when trailing slash is removed

Here is my reverse proxy configuration. server { listen 8080; access_log /var/log/nginx/server.access.log main; root /usr/share/nginx/htdocs; index index.html index.htm; location /apps/ ...
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Forward ssh connections to docker container by hostname

I have gotten into a very specific situation and although there are other ways to do this, I've kinda gotten obsessed with this and would like to find out a way to do it exactly like this: Background ...
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“double reverse proxy” from apache 2.4 to nginx to final destination ssl secured rocket.chat

I have two servers with webapplications behind one firewall. So only one can get natted the 80 and 443 ports. On the second one, which does not get the ports natted, I installed rocket.chat. The only ...
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Best (light-weight) web-proxying software to use for my particular setup?

(Sorry for the dashes in my URLs for examples; I do not have enough "reputation points" to post multiple link, even though they're fake links). I have a back-end server running Apache at 1.2.3.4 that ...
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nginx reverse proxy get time-out response

Am getting The connection has timed out after configuring a reverse proxy to some internal server. Knowing that if i run wget i get 200 OK response and the correct page is downloaded. [root@web1 ...
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Transparent reverse proxy FTP on Debian Jessie

At my company, we use FTP to deliver files to some clients. The FTP Server is Filezilla Server, running on Windows Server 2012 in our LAN. We have only one VM in DMZ on Debian Jessie. So my goal is to ...
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Nginx server block is not being picked

I have created a new subdomain and updated the following vhost configuration file but nginx still picking the default one (the first server block) Knowing that both blocks listen to same IP:PORT !! ...
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Nginx: How To Completely Disable Request Body Buffering

I'm trying to set up Madsonic on my Ubuntu box and have Nginx run in front of it. Problem is, I keep getting this warning when I try to upload stuff through the web interface: 31115#0: *14 a client ...
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Hardware choosing and Bandwidth limitations on NGINX reverse proxy on a VPS?

Good afternoon friends. We are currently growing our infrastructure of a SaaS application and require 2 app dedicated servers, each running multiple instances of a nodejs application. The company ...
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nginx ping upstream server to get http 200 respponse

I setup nginx proxy server on my localhost at windows OS, I am running my JBoss server at port 8080 and I want to display maintenance page whenever nginx found that server is not running. by using the ...
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ProxyPass a WebSocket connection to a UNIX socket

In Apache 2.4 you can reverse proxy an HTTP connection to a local Unix socket with: [1] ProxyPass unix:/path/to/app.sock|http://example.com/app/name You can reverse proxy a WebSocket connection to ...
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Nginx reverse proxy with dynamic port forwarding

I'm setting up a reverse proxy on Nginx. I need it to listen to multiple ports. I then would like to hit the exact same port on the backend server. Like this: http://frontendserver:9000 -> ...
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Why can't a reverse proxy point at itself?

When I set my reverse proxy to forward from it's own port 80 to it's own port 8080, I do so, i get the following warning 2016/03/28 22:05:59 [alert] 4193#0: 512 worker_connections are not enough ...
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Nginx Reverse Proxy HTTP Interceptor

Is it possible to mirror the HTTP Traffic to a separate server to perform independent process (no response needed) while at the same time serving the original requests? Preferably I would like to do ...
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Load Balancer and Proxy for Meteor not passing to 127.0.0.1 - Too Many Redirects?

I have the following setup, but see 302 Moved Temporarily when I curl the load balancer. In a browser it reports Too Many Redirects: 1 load balancer with SSL 2 web servers I request ...
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nginx proxy_pass - cannot fetch assets

I have a express.js app running at some port and this nginx configuration: server { server_name example.com; access_log /var/www/example/log/nginx.access.log; location / { proxy_set_header ...
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Nginx reverse proxy making root webapp into custom path

I'm trying to setup multiple docker containers with the same image on a single machine and hosting all the application on the same domain separated by path. The purpose is to isolate each customers ...
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Configure Apache DirectorySlash to honor X-Forwarded-Host set by load balancer

Is there a way to configure the DirectorySlash behavior of Apache to honor the X-Forwarded-Host header set by a load balancer? For example, assume my load balancer host is example.com but it forwards ...
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Docker containers behind reverse proxy - rewrite issues with CMS's

I'm trying to access multiple docker containers running on a server via a nginx as a reverse proxy. Each container is a self contained CMS. Some are wordpress, some are drupal, etc etc. The ...
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Reverse Proxy with https redirect in Lighttpd

I've got a django application here that uses a lighttpd reverse proxy. We recently moved it behind an elastic load balancer on EC2 and I'm having trouble working out the correct config to do what I ...
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reverse proxy dynamic domain/hostname apache 2.2

I am trying to implement something which would do the following, user --request--> reverse proxy --request--> website however i am trying to make this dynamic so any URL can be parsed and it will ...
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IIS Reverse Proxy or ARR

I have the need to do a reverse proxy but the peculiarity is that it should be done to a specific path. By declaring different websites I can do localhost:80 - > localhost:7200 but the urls should ...
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Apache2 proxy reverse broken Tomcat8 links

In my DigitalOcean vps, I have Apache2 (LAMP), phpmyadmin and Tomcat 8. Everything is running well. Now I'm trying to implement the reverse proxy so I can access the tomcat8 not by https: ...
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Convert Apache Proxypass to Nginx

I'm finding difficult to understand how to rewrite these apache ProxyPass directives for Nginx: ProxyPass /api/socket ws://localhost:8082/api/socket ProxyPassReverse /api/socket ...
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Elastic not accessable when using nginx as proxy on vagrant using hostname

I have trouble to get access to an elasticsearch instance with the ElasticHQ Plugin. I'm using a self created vagrant box based on Debian 8.3. I've added the nginx from dotdeb and the latest version ...
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Use HTTP/2.0 between nginx reverse-proxy and backend webserver

I use nginx as a reverse-ssl-proxy in front of a backend webserver that is capable of doing HTTP/2.0. I noticed that nginx proxies the requests to the backend server via HTTP/1.1 rather than ...
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Why may add_header not work in nginx' reverse-proxy configuration?

Please help me to understand why the following proxy configuration does not set the header X-Discourse-Echo-Proxy: server { listen 80; server_name corsproxy.discourseecho.com; error_log ...
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Reverse proxy for DoS / DDoS protection

after i search how to protect my website host server using GRE tunnels, some friends of this forum give me a tip to use Reverse Proxy that would be better. But i don't found any guide on how to ...