httpd-users mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Aruna Gummalla <aruna_gumma...@yahoo.com>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] ProxyPass - mod_proxy
Date Wed, 25 Nov 2009 17:34:35 GMT
client y is a http server but i dont want to expose client y to client x.

I am new to this Apache httpd server so I dont know whether it should be configured as a forward
proxy or reverse proxy. Right now i am configuring it as reverse proxy but it doesnt work.

Please help.

Thanks & Regards,
Aruna.

--- On Wed, 11/25/09, André Warnier <aw@ice-sa.com> wrote:

From: André Warnier <aw@ice-sa.com>
Subject: Re: [users@httpd] ProxyPass - mod_proxy
To: users@httpd.apache.org
Date: Wednesday, November 25, 2009, 6:23 AM

Aruna Gummalla wrote:
> client y is on the same host as apache. only client x is on a different host.
> 
it does not matter. The point is that Apache will forward a HTTP *request* to the "client
y", and expect it to act like a HTTP server.
Unless your "client y" is really a HTTP server, it will not work.

And if your "client y" is really a HTTP server, then why don't you have client x talk directly
to client y ?


---------------------------------------------------------------------
The official User-To-User support forum of the Apache HTTP Server Project.
See <URL:http://httpd.apache.org/userslist.html> for more info.
To unsubscribe, e-mail: users-unsubscribe@httpd.apache.org
  "   from the digest: users-digest-unsubscribe@httpd.apache.org
For additional commands, e-mail: users-help@httpd.apache.org




      
Mime
View raw message