Can't figure out, how to configure mod_proxy for this.

I have two domains, one is working fine at the moment. Second is bind to the same ip.

I need to forward requests from second domain to another server in local network.

like that:

domain1.com =>
domain2.com =>

What configuration or directives i should use?

Thanks ;)


<VirtualHost *:80>
        DocumentRoot "/opt/lampp/htdocs/domain1/public"
        ServerName www.domain1.com
        <Directory />
        ScriptAlias /cgi-bin/ "/opt/lampp/cgi-bin/"
        CustomLog  /opt/lampp/logs/custom_apache.log common
        ErrorLog /opt/lampp/logs/error_apache.log
<VirtualHost *:80>
 ServerName www.domain2.com
 ProxyRequests Off
 ProxyPreserveHost On
 <Proxy *>
  Order deny,allow
  Allow from all
 ProxyPass /
 ProxyPassReverse /

It just doesn't redirect to second server. That's it. And when i restart apache, it says something with overlapping 80 port.

[warn] _default_ VirtualHost overlap on port 80, the first has precedence

I guess something should be changed next to VirtualHost, in place of *(all), should be domain name?


probably this thread has a answer of your query https://stackoverflow.com/questions/664287/redirect-url-path-to-forward-to-tomcat-servlet-using-apache-mod-proxy

  • hmm didn't worked for me :\ – Somebody Dec 26 '10 at 12:06
  • In what way didn't it work? What did you do, what happened exactly? Were there error messages in the browser or in the logs? – RedGrittyBrick Dec 26 '10 at 12:12
  • i think you need two virtual host entry, one for domain1 and one for domain 2 – pragnesh Dec 26 '10 at 12:34
  • also configuration file has virualhost defined somewhere else, that's why you are getting warning – pragnesh Dec 26 '10 at 12:37
  • Sorry were a bit busy. I have updated post. – Somebody Dec 26 '10 at 14:27

You need to uncomment or specify the NameVirtualHost *:80 config verb before your virtualhosts declarations, otherwise it will only ever use one container.

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