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Subject Re: mod_proxy per-directory settings handling
Date Tue, 15 Jun 2010 13:50:55 GMT
Ah, I see. Iow, when you have proxypass or proxypassreverse directives in server config, first
match wins and per-directory merging works accordingly.

However, as in our case, when all proxypassreverse directives are instead within Location
tags, and it's always ProxyPassReverse / xxx, I don't see a way to properly match the right
proxypassreverse directive if it also matches a less-specific location, given what I said
before about the ordering.

I don't think there's a way to make it work properly in per-location without changing the

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-----Original Message-----
From: Eric Covener <>
Date: Tue, 15 Jun 2010 09:07:36 
To: <>
Subject: Re: mod_proxy per-directory settings handling

> Am I wrong? Is there some other reason why mod_proxy needs to go through the
> aliases in forward order, maybe related to regex matching?

Just convention that the first match is the operative one (which is
also why the "!" rules have to come before whatever would match them).
 Could make it configurable but probably not a candidate for a change
in default (IMO)

Eric Covener
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