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From George Paul <geor...@apache.org>
Subject Re: Reverse proxy transparency
Date Sun, 18 Apr 2010 20:54:25 GMT
The HTTP+Net+ARM modules worked to provide "IP Spoofing" functionality.
However only the Net code remains while HTTP support has been removed
(ARM of course has been removed as mentioned earlier).

-George

On 4/18/10 1:25 PM, Alan M. Carroll wrote:
> Sunday, April 18, 2010, 3:15:16 PM, you wrote:
> 
>> Maybe I'm missing something, but how would it work if you forge the 
>> src-IP to the IP of the client?
> 
> Yes, you would have to provide external routing support to make it 
> work. It would not be possible where the origin servers are external.
> 
>> I don't think we currently support such a setup, not sure how
>> easy or difficult it'd be to add.
> 
> Actually, I am working on that for the forward direction and was 
> interested to know if mechanisms were already in place for the 
> reverse. I will take your reply to indicate not, although the lower 
> level socket mechanisms do seem to have support for a "spoof IP" 
> address.
> 


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