In computer networks, a reverse proxy is a type of proxy server that retrieves resources on behalf of a client from one or more servers. These resources are then returned to the client through the reverse proxy as though they originated from the server itself.

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Reverse Proxy for domain-name

I'm trying to setup Apache as a reverse proxy for a domain-name. It should redirect to an application running on a Apache Tomcat server i'm using the following configuration: <VirtualHost *:80>...
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squid as reverse proxy (newbie)

I would like to setup a reverse proxy in front of my virtual machines. All DNS records would point to the public IP where squid3 lives and squid would redirect the traffic according to the squid.conf. ...
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Redirecting WEB traffic from one url to another in Tomcat

How to forward a website running on example.com:8181(Tomcat Service) to myapp.example.com(In IIS) subdomain which is running on IIS 7 . If you could outline the specific steps I need to take I'd ...
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Configuring Reverse SSL to SSL Proxy (preferably using Squid or Apache)

I have been trying to get a reverse proxy up and running for the past few hours for an application that now needs to be accessed publicly. For security and provider-that-blocks-port-80 issues, the ...
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Reverse Proxy which allows connection limiting?

I'm looking for a reverse proxy which has a special feature: it must support configuring the maximum number of connections (to 1). The reason is that I have a legacy application which gets stuck if a ...
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Play! Framework: Apache mod_proxy occasionally delivers Proxy Error

The backend is a Play! Framework application. Proxy Error The proxy server received an invalid response from an upstream server. The proxy server could not handle the request GET /entries/topic~...
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Software to proxy socket connections across a TTY-like link

I'm looking for some software that can perform remote forwarding of socket connections across a TTY-style link. I have two machines, A and B. I have admin privileges on A, but not B, but on machine ...
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Reverse Proxy for TCP (RDP, VPN, etc) and HTTP

I have a domain that points to my ISP assigned IP though a CNAME (cname goes to my noip address incase my ISP decides to change the IP), I would like to route different subdomains to various IP:PORT ...
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Apache reverse proxy: no protocol handler

I am trying to configure a reverse proxy with apache, but I am getting a No protocol handler was valid for the URL error, which I do not understand. This is the relevant configuration of apache: ...
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Proxy Routing Software [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Force programs that do not specify proxy settings to use a proxy (ie: Steam) I am looking for a software which can route all outgoing/incoming requests through a proxy ...
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Instant reverse HTTP proxy from a Linux command-line

There is a nice trick to instantly serve contents of a current working directory by HTTP locally: $ python -m SimpleHTTPServer This command launches HTTP server at *:8000, serving $PWD contents. I'...
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How to find out if a server is acting as a reverse proxy?

As far as I know some webhosting companies use reverse proxies as some sort of load balancer, so all the HTTP requests go to one one physical server, but behind this there are several other webservers....
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remote access to NAS services on subdomains

I've got a NAS that serves multiple services through multiple ports. System administration goes through 8080, bittorrent goes through port 9000, etc. When I'm a t home, I'd type the server's IP and ...
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How to make a local web server visible from the internet *without* setting up port forwarding on the router?

I develop websites on my (high-end) laptop, and I work from a variety of physical locations. I would like to save the hassle of constantly synchronizing with an externally visible web server in order ...
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How can I know if the website I am accessing is behind a reverse proxy?

A reverse proxy hides the existence of the origin server. How can I therefore tell if a web site is behind a reverse proxy? If I ping a website located behind a reverse proxy I will get the IP of ...
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Without NAT on IPv6, and only one DNS name, how do i talk to my servers?

Right now we own one domain name (e.g. superfault.com). From the internet i can connect to a variety of networked devices using that single DNS name: superfault.com ...
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Nginx Reverse Proxy Apache Benefits

Can anyone explain why putting up nginx and reverse proxying Apache is faster than just plain Apache? I've already moved all my static files to s3 (I heard nginx is better at handling static files), ...
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Ssh: Windows host tunnel through a middle linux server to another linux host with limited ports

Addendum: I've seen question "Windows HTTP tunnel through 2 Linux hosts?" and trying to learn something about the answers. I learned. I will start giving my problem, and then talking a little about ...
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How to access guest server from the web

Ok, here's what I want to do: I want to connect to a webserver running on a virtual machine. I have an Apache webserver running on my host machine: Windows Vista, which can be accessed from the web. ...