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From Joshua Slive <>
Subject Re: [PATCH] Apache as a transparent proxy
Date Thu, 23 Oct 2003 19:11:50 GMT

On Thu, 23 Oct 2003, Graham Leggett wrote:
> I would say that if the user has a forward proxy turned on, and if
> Apache gets a request for a virtualhost that is not local to the config
> (ie it's a transparent request), then it seems reasonable for proxy to
> add the host header and the URL, and fulfil the request.

How do you know if a virtual host is "local to the config"?  Many people
rely on some of the "fallback" virtual host behavior to host sites without
mentioning them in a ServerName/ServerAlias directive.


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