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From Eric Covener <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Firewall causing ProxyPass to fail
Date Wed, 28 Jan 2009 04:06:43 GMT
On Tue, Jan 27, 2009 at 10:54 PM, William A. Rowe, Jr.
<> wrote:
> Eric Covener wrote:
>> On Tue, Jan 27, 2009 at 4:05 PM, Raj Jay <> wrote:
>>> Sorry for resending this. Just wondering if ProxyRemote works when using SSL
>>> between Apache and the remote server (specified using ProxyPass)? If not,
>>> any alternate solutions will be greatly appreciated.
>>> Thanks!
>>> -Raj.
>> The manual says it doesn't work. You'd probably need to establish your
>> own tunnel outside of Apache.
> Huh?  You must be kidding.
> Of course ProxyPass /foo works.

The complication ITT is that Apache needs to go through a forward
proxy to get to

ProxyRemote doesn't know how to speak CONNECT through the "next" proxy.

Eric Covener

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