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From Yann Ylavic <>
Subject Re: SSL backend via ProxyRemote (using CONNECT)
Date Thu, 24 Apr 2014 14:02:46 GMT
On Thu, Apr 24, 2014 at 3:37 PM, Yann Ylavic <> wrote:
> On Thu, Apr 24, 2014 at 3:29 PM, Plüm, Rüdiger, Vodafone Group
> <> wrote:
>> IMHO this is a flaw of the backend as IMHO full URL's are allowed also in non proxy
cases by the RFC.
> I agree, but I can't do anything on the (broken) backend side, proxy only...
> I can live with my patch, but mod_proxy isn't doing the right thing
> either, IMHO.

Moreover, in the case the backend handles full URLs, the host name
from there has precedence, which makes the Host header ignored, and
may break things like ProxyPreserveHost (suppose IP addresses are used
in ProxyPass declarations)...

> Regards,
> Yann.

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