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From Joshua Slive <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] proxied remote_host how to ?
Date Tue, 19 Apr 2005 13:08:39 GMT
On 4/19/05, Ezio Paglia <> wrote:
> Hi all,
> given an architecture with an Apache as an internet front-end and several
> application servers in the intranet, managed by the reverse proxy
> mechanism, what is the best, easiest and most standard way to let the
> intranet servers know the original remote host ? Such method would be
> necessary in order to allow applications different behaviours depending on
> the real remote host, otherwise the application servers see all the
> requests coming from the proxy.

Look in the environment variable X_Forwarded_For.


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