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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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 ...
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Convert IIS CA Certificate to Ubuntu Haproxy cerificate

Alright, I setup a simple Windows 2012 R2 RDs server aio farm with Web Access, everything works fine internally if I access the server directly (https: // rdsiisserver/RDWeb/). I created a Ubuntu ...
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Chrome ignores Set-Cookie directive from nginx reverse proxy

I want to expose v1.2 of my API (and it's documentation) to users in China. The parent site mysite.mycompany.com is blocked for them, but 1.2.3.4 isn't, so I'm building a reverse proxy at that address ...
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Apache SSL Port Redirection (8443 to 443)

I've got a Tomcat server (JIRA) working behind an Apache reverse proxy server (took a while but I got there). I'm upgrading my old server and adding Apache to give me some extra functionality and ...
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Session lost in tomcat uing nginx as proxy

I have several applications in a tomcar server. I am using nginx for proxy so i can achieve acceding the application from a subdomain tomat:8080/app1 > app1.mydomain.com tomat:8080/app2 > ...
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iis reverse proxy: one default server and a fall-back

After spending dozens of hours to no avail, I am now asking for help with my IIS issue. I use IIS as a reverse proxy, which provides HTTPS encryption and authentication. The public site is, say, ...
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IIS Reverse Proxy return custom page

I have an Elasticsearch cluster that I access through a reverse proxy using IIS7's ARR and URL Rewrite. I can currently perform an HTTP POST to the proxy server and have it sent to the ES cluster, ...
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When trying to ProxyPass with SSL on Virtual Host (Apache2) I receive AH01630: client denied by server configuration: /var/www/

To give a little background; I am on EC2. I am running Apache2 version 2.4.7. I have also opened port 443 on my security group to allow SSL traffic. What I am trying to do in the long run is have a ...
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https reverse proxy on http jetty

I have a jetty application on http. My web hosting runs a reverse proxy on apache on https, which proxies to my jetty application (http). browsing the first page (https://example.com/index.html) ...
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Apache as a reverse proxy for GitLab Omnibus

I'm using GitLab Omnibus on a CentOS6.5 server. The gitlab nginx server listen on the 6543 port (Apache already using 80 and 443). I want to use Apache as a reverse proxy to access GitLab with that ...
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How to write my logic in PHP for an nginx reverse-proxy?

I want to know how can I implement a reverse-proxy using Nginx for protecting (Token Authentication) some servers. One of the obstacles I'm struggling with is how can I establish a relationship ...
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Reverse Proxy a Sub-directory to a Sub-directory with Apache

I understand proxies in concept (though have never set one up). I'm attempting to proxy Drupal, but I'm fairly sure that my problem is not related to Drupal. As I have been trying to determine the ...
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Make an error page folder serve a 403 error to external requests

I'm fiddling about with a server, and I've made one of the subdomains a proxy for a service that isn't always up. The server block looks like: server { server_name servlet.example.org; ...
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Apache reverse proxy to application on tomcat with 8080 port gives wrong URL in response header

I have Apache (2.2) server with below configuration for reverse proxy to application running on tomcat(6) on 8080 port. .... ServerName ext-domain ProxyPreserveHost On ProxyPass /myapp ...
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SQL 2008 Reporting Services behind Apache 2.4

I'm trying to make SQL 2008 Reporting Service available behind a proxy. I had to substitute some urls so the resources (html, js, css) are retrieved via the proxy but for some reason the JS based ...
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Configuring Apache 2.4 mod_proxy_wstunnel for Socket.IO 1.0

I'm trying to configure Apache 2.4 for proxying the websocket connection for socket.io to a node.js websocket server, using mod_proxy_wstunnel. We had this working fine with socket.io 0.9, but with ...
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Nginx ignores my second server directive

I installed nginx via apt-get install nginx on ubuntu 14.04. As such, the default setup includes configs from the directory /etc/nginx/conf.d/ include /etc/nginx/conf.d/*.conf; In my conf.d folder ...
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Nginx does not serve static files over HTTPS

I am trying to set up Nginx in front of Apache as a reverse proxy and to serve static files. I 301 http to https, and provide the directives in https section to serve a static folder via an alias. ...
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How does Squid know if it's cache is is validated

In reverse proxy mode, Squid can cache content from websites previously accessed by devices within the network. What happens if the content on the remote site changes in someway, perhaps by a code ...
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Proxy to SSL site (on another server) from a non SSL site

I have a *:80 virtual host in Apache 2.2.15 which is just a bunch of URL rewrites like: ServerAlias foo.bar biz.baz tit.tat RewriteRule / http://somesite.com (R=301,L) ServerAlias ...
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Lighttpd splitting request URI and dropping query parameter

I'm running lighttpd 1.4.33, which is reverse proxied to from an Apache server that is open to the Internet. When accessing a script from the local address of the lighttpd server, GET parameters are ...
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Nginx proxy_pass produces wrong links

I have a web-app (let say COOL_APP) running at http://localhost:7000/ and I would like to "mount" it to an nginx proxy server running at https://example.com. Both, the nginx server and COOL_APP are on ...