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From Bojan Smojver <bo...@rexursive.com>
Subject Re: Problem when Apache does SSL with a JK 2 Connector (Tomcat 4.1) backend?
Date Wed, 07 Aug 2002 00:56:39 GMT
On Wed, 2002-08-07 at 09:17, Eddie Ruvinsky wrote:

> What does this mean exactly?  My question is that when
> Apache is configured to process SSL requests along
> with a Tomcat worker, and an HTTPS request for a
> servlet comes in, does it forward the request as HTTP
> (post-SSL work) to the Tomcat worker?

Yes, that's my understanding.

> If so, does it
> also [need to] tell the Tomcat worker that the
> original request used HTTPS so that Tomcat can
> properly set the getScheme() and isSecure()
> ServletRequest methods for that request?

Yes, it does that as well. You can also get certificates and other SSL
information.

Bojan


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