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From MOFLO - <>
Subject FW: [users@httpd] apache reverse proxy for youtube filtering
Date Wed, 22 Feb 2012 21:28:16 GMT

Anyone have any suggestions please?


Date: Mon, 13 Feb 2012 16:19:28 -0800
Subject: [users@httpd] apache reverse proxy for youtube filtering

Hi All, 

Thanks for any help in advance.... 

I'm trying to use transparent reverse proxy through Apache only when going to
 The proxy request adjusts the header to include a filter string to see only education based

Server is CentOS 5.7 with Apache 2.2.3.

httpd.conf vhost section:

<VirtualHost *:80>
    ServerAlias *

    ErrorLog logs/
    CustomLog logs/ common

    ProxyRequests Off

        <Proxy *>
      RequestHeader set X-YouTube-Edu-Filter "xuxuxxhxhxhxrxrxr"

    ProxyPass /
    ProxyPassReverse /


The filter works properly except it doesn't play the video selected. Without going though
the proxy, the same video loads and plays fine.

Nothing in the error or access logs indicate any problems. 

The image below shows the error "An error occured. Please try again later". Notice the rest
of the page loaded including advertisements. The console window shows two red lines from the
proxy server ( not being able to retrieve parts of the page content.  


Any help to point in the right direction or solution would be greatly appreciate. Thanks!


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