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From Joshua Slive <>
Subject RE: [users@httpd] Apache reverse proxy vs name based virtual host
Date Thu, 10 Jun 2004 23:14:33 GMT

On Thu, 10 Jun 2004, Yu, Ming wrote:

> When the ProxyPreseveHost is On, the host name of the proxy
> server has been passed on to the back end server.  Will this affect the
> apache engine of the back end engine to resolve name of the virtual host?
> Probably does!?

Ummm... yes.  That directive causes the Host: header to be copied on to
the origin server.  If the origin server is apache, it will use the Host:
header to choose among name-based virtual hosts.


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