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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Nginx proxy_pass failover to an url instead of a server

I have an endpoint requesting my database through Symfony : api.domain.com:80/item/123 When this endpoint is requested, Ngninx will proxy pass it to a nodejs server able to get the item from ...
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Apache not proxying HTTPS requests to tomcat

Centos 7, Apache 2.4, TomCat 7.0.52, Java 1.7 I am trying to configure Apache to proxy a tomcat server (running Jira / Confluence) using HTTPS: (HTTPS:443) -> ApacheServer -> (HTTP:8090 or ...
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Nginx proxy server cache images from apache server

I have 2 servers one apache and one nginx. I setup nginx as proxy location / { proxy_pass http://apachesample.com:8080/; include /etc/nginx/conf.d/proxy.conf; ...
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Set up public facing reverse proxy for a specific server

At my work place, we have run out of available IP addresses to assign to our public facing UAT server. Because of this, we route all traffic to port 80 on our UAT server from port 9999 on another ...
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Nginx Reverse Proxy 502 Bad Gateway

I am trying to make a reverse proxy server with Nginx, i have a Proxy conf file and a Proxy-SSL. unfortunate I have some problems with the Proxy-SSL (HTTPS) I am getting a bad gateway 502 error when ...
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TLD pointing to subdomain of TLD connected to Heroku

I'm trying to point the root of of domain2.com to a subdomain of domain1.com (which is pointing to a Heroku instance). Do I need to run some kind of reverse proxy for this to work? If so, what kind of ...
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Nginx multi website multi public ip

I have deployed platform with archetecture where I have nginx lb server hash, behind is app server that has 4 apps. nginx lb server has configurations such as: upstream example1.com { ip_hash; ...
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Recommended config for pagespeed reverse proxy server with apache

I'd like to setup server to use pagespeed reverse proxy server with apache for several sites which cannot run pagespeed on their origin. It seems I should be able to create a VirtualHost for each site ...
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Use Nginx as Reverse Proxy for multiple servers

I am trying to configure nginx as a reverse proxy for multiple servers on my LAN. They should go out on my WAN with different subdomains. My configuration looks like this: ...
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Captive portal OAuth

Im building a large network of AP with captive portal deployments, each AP has its own internet connection, managed by routers I don't have access to. I can manage the APs through a cloud ...
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Nginx proxy_pass doing an unexpected redirect

I have two servers http://example.net - my "main" server http://example.com - a server dedicated to my blog both servers run Nginx on Ubuntu 14.04. I have cofigured the example.net server thus ...
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ProxyPassReverse to change URL in response that has been redirected?

I've been trying to implement an Apache reverse proxy on one domain that proxies requests to a "controller" server on another domain, which, based on a single ID number passed in the requested URL, ...
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How to set up a simple docker-contained reverse-proxying (nginx) server?

Technically i shouldn't be asking this question as i was already able to successfully accomplish it, however i did not record any of my notes/findings on it and i was forced to delete the centos VM it ...
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Using nginx as a reverse proxy in front of an http proxy

When I put the http proxy behind nginx using proxy_pass directive, the http proxy receives a request like GET /some/path while it expects to receive a request like GET http://some.domain/some/path. ...
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Suitable Record Type for a web server using a non-standard port?

I need to set up some servers that must be ran on ports above 5000. (This is a request from the client for this job, due to internal policies, and I can't do anything about it). What is concerning me ...
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Can you set up a reverse proxy to forward requests based on request content and/or parameters?

I'm trying to set up a reverse proxy that forwards requests to different servers based on content in the body of the request itself. For example, if the request has a parameter 'type' = 'A', I'd like ...
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How to proxy pass some URLs to one place, and the rest elswhere, in Nginx?

I have several web apps hosted in tomcat. I use Nginx to proxy pass requests to them. I want to send all the requests to one app when url doesn't match with the other app urls. I wrote a Nginx config ...
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Setting proxy_cache_bypass on NGINX only for HTML Content

We are currently using proxy_cache_bypass directive on NGINX to bypass caching when a cookie is set. This is our code: proxy_cache_bypass $cookie_user; However, we only want the server to bypass ...
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Redmine Base URI /redmine with nginx

I want to do exactly that but with nginx server I wrote below settings but login pages like /redmine/login redirects to /login Please assist. location /redmine { proxy_pass ...
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Remove directory from URL using NGINX as a reverse proxy

Below is my NGINX configuration: server { listen 80; server_name subproject.domain.com; root /usr/local/tomcat/webapps/subproject/; location / { proxy_pass ...
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Nginx not making proxy_pass when getting files (other than index.html) from Apache's Document Root

I think I'm chasing my own tail here and I've decided to ask all you gurus. I have two machines, one has a reverse proxy Nginx and the other an Apache running several virtual hosts. The nginx ...
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Proxying a Flask app with gunicorn and nginx

I have a Flask application that is currently being server on a machine (call it first_vm) using the following command in supervisord: gunicorn run:app -b 0.0.0.0:8002 -k ...
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Nginx rewrite URL during proxy process

Situation: I wish to host several services for personal/family use on a machine in my house. I want to protect these services with https, but wildcard certs are very expensive, so I am attempting to ...
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How can I route SSH traffic based on a subdomain? [duplicate]

I have a home server running ubuntu 10.04 that is running two services: an SSH service a dockerized gogs service I would like to essentially reverse-proxy incoming SSH connections based on the ...
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Sub Domain Not Working on Nginx server with Apache Handling PHP

I have a domain setup and it is working. However I cannot get any sub domains working. I am trying to setup a sub domain right now for phpmyadmin. I am using Nginx as a reverse proxy for Apache with ...
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Reverse-Proxy fails

I have Apache and Wildfly installed on a Ubuntu 14.04.2 Server and I created a Reverse-Proxy, so that Apache proxies Wildfly. It works, but only half of it. If I hit ...
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Transparently recreate dependency Docker container

I have usual setup with Java web server and an Nginx as a reverse proxy each in it's own container. In Nginx I have configured a fallback page that is shown to users when backend (web server) is not ...
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NGINX Proxy_Pass remove url substring

I have one NGINX acting as reverse proxy. I need to remove a substring string_1 from the URL, the rest of the URL is variable. Example: Origin: http://host:port/string_1/string_X/command?xxxxx ...
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NAT routing based on DNS name (reverse TCP proxy?)

Introduction I have one router, running pfSense (can be anything since it's a virtual machine on VMware, so if the solution requires anything else, that's fine by me) and behind it I have multiple ...
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Apache losing VirtualHost configurations “randomly”

I am hoping someone might be able to shed some light on this issue that I have had no luck solving elsewhere. We are running an Apache (2.2.15) server used for basic load balancing, but ultimately ...
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Apache Reverse Proxy with Wildfly?

I have both Apache and Wildfly installed on a Ubuntu 14.04 system. Now I'd like to make Wildfly (locally http://localhost:8080) accessible from Apache (http://webserver/wildfly). How would I have to ...
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How to restrict acess to a context on reverse proxied tomcat context?

I have a tomcat application running with an apache reverse proxy. I'm trying to restrict access to the manager and host-manager contexts from localhost only. So I uncommented the following line on ...
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When using HTTPS Index.html showing instead of ProxyPass reverse proxied site on Centos 7 Apache 2

The goal is that external users can connect via HTTPS, go through basic auth on Apache and then view a proxies tomcat site. I have set up a reverse proxy to a tomcat server running on the same ...
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How can I secure an insecure Meteor by using Nginx?

I have an insecure Meteor running on AWS. For those not familiar with Meteor, that means I am using the "insecure" package, which trades security for rapid prototyping. I only need our development ...
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Optimizing Performance for a Reverse Proxy Apache Server Hosted on a Virtual Machine

I am relatively new to web hosting, and I'd like to learn how to go about optimizing a server setup. Let me start off by describing my setup. I have an apache server, which sits on a vmware virtual ...
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How to make this pound config work

I'm trying to have pound match on the Host header, and then modify the header before making the request. Something like: Service HeadRequire "Host: company.something.com" HeadRemove "Host" ...
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Apache Reverse Proxy loop

I'm using Apache as a Reverse Proxy to more than 10 internal sites.to access the site I have setup pairs of IP addresses with hostnames in the /etc/hosts file of the Reverse Proxy. If I access the ...
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Apache reverse proxy 302 redirect browsers directly takes to the redirected URL

I have setup a reverse proxy through glassfish server via apache mod_proxy. my concern is when there is a 302 redirect happens then after that every time i access that url which invoked 302 redirect ...
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Tuning Tomcat java app with Apache reverse proxy and Postgresql

Looks like my apache reverse proxy may be acting as the bottleneck and bogging down the number of requests users can make. I run Apache and Tomcat on server1, which has 96 gb RAM, rhel5 x64, 24 ...
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Set up a reverse proxy to another proxy

I'm trying to connect a device to an authenticated proxy server for some domains. The device does not support authentication (user/pass) in its settings. I have no control over the proxy server. So, ...
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Nginx - reverse proxy pass packets to localhost

Say for example I have nginx proxy setup like such: server { listen 443 ssl; server_name foo.com; #SSL and logging settings omitted location /datapath1 { ...
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Using ProxyPassReverse in Apache 2.4 to run in front of Gitlab, how would I also enable User Directories in Apache?

I'm using Apache 2.4 to proxy with the gitlab omnibus package generally following this strategy from the gitlab recipes. I also want to have User Directories, like /~username using mod_userdir. To ...
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VirtualHost's behind an nginx reverse proxy fail to resolve properly

I have a load balancer pair in front of 4 web servers which run nginx on port 80 and proxy to apache on port 8081 for non-static content like php code. I'm running several domains in this ...
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Reverse Proxy single sign-on

I have a reverse proxy handling ssl termination and mod_security. The issue is after sso reaches the backend server it tries to authenticate with cas directly instead of the through the proxy still, ...
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How to Setup Apache as a reverse proxy to another ip

I have a wordpress site example.com running from apache on server1 and example.com/forum running on a different server(server2). I have a Single Domain SSL Certificate which is not limited to a ...
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Proxying an HTTPS webservice?

I need to invoke a cloud based SOAP web service. The WSDL is only available through HTTPS. My problem is my server doesn't have access to the internet, it is within the firewall. But I can use a proxy ...
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How to share a Single Domain SSL certificate across 2 ip addresses

I have a wordpress website example.com. I have a single domain SSL certificate that can be used across multiple servers. When a user visits example.com, or any subfolder expect forum , they access ...
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Apache 2.4.12 Redirect Wordpress subfolder to another server ip address

I am running wordpress inside the laravel public folder which acts as the root of my site. How do I redirect to another server ip address i.e. (xx.xx.xx.xxx) when one accesses the following subfolder: ...
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Nginx Proxy not working

I'm trying to redirect all traffic from www.impactteachers.com/teach to application.impactteachers/teach. This way, our application form is also accessible from the following URL: ...
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WordPress showing proxy IP address using mod_remoteip

I've set this up before and it works on other servers but I can't for the life of me figure out why it's not working in this instance, though I have a possible theory. All of this is in Amazon Web ...