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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Have a sub domain process under nginx instead of apache

I have a server setup where nginx and Apache are both setup and nginx reverse proxies to Apache. I have one domain name. Let's take as an example that my domain.com. Domain.com is processed by ...
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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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Nginx Proxy : Constant Backend Upstream

I currently have a nginx reverse proxy setup to my backend server. What I would like to do is instead of having nginx request something from my backend server when requested by a user, nginx will have ...
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Can't connect local server by public domain name

I have my server (Debian Wheezy) in my local home network. On that server I have my own DNS server (dnsmasq) for other local servers (so I can type name instead of local IP) and reverse proxy (nginx). ...
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Display window remotely

What i need is a stealth way to run a GUI application on a host computer, but have it display on another computer, like in Display Windows application via SSH X11 on Linux. It does not have to be ...
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Can squid be used to reverse proxy from LAN to LAN?

I know that traditionally squid can reverse proxy from WAN to LAN, so that one server on my LAN can have multiple webservers accessible from WAN by hostname (server1.mydomain.com, server2.mydomain.com,...
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Bash script to get nested http response from URL

I have a scenario where I am deploying applications to a Tomcat instance using a bash script and need to test if the endpoint (a login screen in this case) is truly available by testing it before I ...
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FTP Reverse Proxy for Blue-Green Deployment

My company wants to implement Blue-Green Deployment. This is how it's supposed to work: we have a stage server and a production server. Both servers serve different versions of our website and also ...
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How do I use allow/deny in conjunction with set_real_ip_from?

My nginx backend server should only accept requests from my frontend, 1.2.3.4. However, I also want nginx to log the correct IP address, so I use set_real_ip_from. But by doing this, the allow rule in ...
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Can we do ProxyTunnel and redirect to a different port?

Learn from internet that we can tunnel SSH over HTTP(s) [reference1] [reference2] Once apache server is setup <VirtualHost _default_:80> ProxyRequests on ProxyVia block ...
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How to forward CORS requests in Nginx to different handlers

I have a setup as shown below: I make a AJAX request to /handler_1 eg. /handler_1?q=abcd. If this handler gives a HTTP 500 then redirect to /handler_2 with /handler_2?q=abcd and return the response (...
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How can I proxy without context path?

I have been using apache/sonar like this. <Proxy http://localhost:7070/sonar*> Order deny,allow Allow from all </Proxy> ProxyPass /sonar http://...
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Make HTTP Call from inside http.conf

I use Apache as reverse proxy to a downstream web server X that requires some headers such as Authorization (basic auth). I have an upstream system Y that needs to call X via my reverse proxy. The ...
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Apache ReverseProxy Multiple Servers

I am trying to use Apache as a reverse-proxy for two web applications I have running as separate web-servers. I tried doing this using ProxyPass and ProxyPassReverse: ProxyRequests On ProxyVia On ...
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Using proxypass with plesk, show admin session ip

I've setup a subdomain for use with plesk so I don't have to type out the port all the time. Here is my HTTP configuration: SSLProxyEngine Off RewriteEngine On RewriteCond %{HTTPS} off RewriteRule $ ...
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Haproxy for SSH name based proxying

I have a host machine with several lxc containers. I am trying to give ssh access to containers directly based on domain names. For this I have tried setting up HAProxy. Could achieve this easily with ...
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Establish connection with an IP camera behind a modem-router assigned with a private IP by Internet Service Provider?

Most solutions out there require the modem-router to have been assigned a public IP by the ISP. After which, one can access the IP camera via a portforward setting on the router. However, my ISP only ...
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Apache reverse proxy OpenVPN-AS

I have ubuntu server setup with openvpn-access server and apache. I have reverse proxy working for most things I need access to but I cant figure out how to set it up for the connect/admin page of ...
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Jenkins using JNLP behind nginx SSL reverse proxy

I'd like to use JNLP to connect jenkins slaves to jenkins master. The master is running behind an SSL nginx proxy set up according to official documentation. Beyond this documentation I run into ...
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how to fix unknown directive error in nginx?

I'm currently getting the following error with nginx: $ sudo nginx -t nginx: [emerg] unknown directive "sd#" in /etc/nginx/sites-enabled/default.save:27 nginx: configuration file /etc/nginx/nginx....
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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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Can proxytunnel understand apache reverse proxy?

I'm trying to use the proxytunnel function in parallel with Apache mod_proxy for a SSH tunnel through HTTP. Here is my setup: GOAL: ssh from gateway to destination using proxy bypass CURRENT SETUP:...
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Apache reverse-proxy application

I have a reverse proxy configured to access an internal app from an external one. The internal application is accessed by passing an encrypted parameter: the user's ID. Now my requirement is the ...
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Route SSH traffic based on domain with HAProxy

I'm currently building my own little cluster at home and I'm trying to get SSH routing (load balancing) to work with HAProxy. I have figured out how to route HTTP traffic but I'm struggling with SSH. ...
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configuring squid reverse proxy

I want to configure reverse proxy by Squid. I edited squid.config but it doesn't work # TAG: http_access http_access allow all http_access allow localhost http_access deny all # TAG: http_port ...
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When do Web Application Proxy servers need to join a domain?

We are looking at deploying Office 365 as well as exposing consumable end points for relying parties to authenticate. With that, ADFS is being deployed in Azure with domain controllers. AD Sync has ...
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Reverse Proxy? For devices(without internet access), in a LAN with an IIS(that has internet) + SSL external website [closed]

I am facing a situation where I have a LAN network, composed of multiples devices that have access to the LAN but not internet and within the LAN there is a computer with IIS 7 that has access to the ...
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Reverse Proxy or other solution for IoT remote access

For my home security/automation installation business, I am trying to develop a solution for providing remote access to "internet of things" or "smart" devices. Basically, we have these smart devices ...
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Can't get nginx as a proxy server working

I'm trying to setup my home server to send requests for certain domain names to other computers on my home network (I only have one IP address.) I'm using Nginx to do this, but I'm not having any ...
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Apache reverse proxy over Vagrant box - phpmyadmin wrong redirect

I'm running a vagrant box (Debian Wheezy) with port forward NAT networking, redirecting the browser to it through apache2 reverse proxy. Reverse proxy vhost: <VirtualHost *:80> ServerName ...
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Nginx reverse proxy returns incorrect url

I have the following setup: public, dynamic IP from my ISP, dynamical DNS let's call it public.org Reverse-proxy (nginx,ubuntu 14.04) Webservers (nginx,ubuntu 14.04) A,B,C running webapps within my ...
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Apache as reverse proxy for multiple destinations and one default destination

Looking for help for the next Apache's reverse-proxy problem. have an Apache 2.4 on the localhost:80 (a.a.a.a:80) have 3 different web applications one runs on localhost:8000 (a.a.a.a:8000) two ...
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Squid3 Reverse Proxy - Force Cache and Suppress Version

I have been using pfSense for about 2 years now and I love it. One of my favorite features has come to be Squid2 and Squid3. Right now I am using Squid3 to run both proxy and reverse proxy. There are ...
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Apache reverse proxy with alias, permission denied

I'm trying to use apache 2.2 to reverse proxy my tomcat server and serve the tomcat logs at the path /tomcat-logs. This is inside a Docker image based on ubuntu 12.04, but this shouldn't be an issue. ...
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Browsing through ssh socks proxy -> through reverse tunnel

I have HostA behind a firewall establishing a reverse ssh tunnel to HostB. I want to setup a proxy on HostB that will forward the connection through the reverse ssh tunnel and out through HostA. I ...
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Is my understanding of the WSGI path correct

My past web application experience is limited to a few Apache+PHP experiments. Starting from this background I've been reading up on using Python for REST services, and this is my current ...
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Apache proxy: Why is one vhost returning Forbidden while the other one works?

I have a Java application that needs to talk to another intranet website using HTTPS in both directions. After fighting with Java's SSL implementations for some time, I gave up on that, and have now ...
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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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Port forwarding spotty through Arris TG862G/CT

I am set up with Xfinity using an Arris TG862G/CT as our modem/router device. I have set up port forwarding through the router and it mostly works except for two problems. Reverse proxies with ...
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access other computer's localhost on home network

I have a Chromebook with a Debian chroot command-line environment installed. From Debian, I run a http server (similar to Python's SimpleHTTPServer), and it works perfectly when I navigate to ...
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Using Apache as a reverse proxy for gitlab omnibus

I'm using GitLab Omnibus on a CentOS6.5 server. The gitlab nginx server listen on the 6543 port (Apache already using 80 and 443). I want to use Apache as a reverse proxy to access GitLab with that ...
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How to Set Up Nginx as a Reverse Proxy

I am trying to set up nginx to behave as a reverse proxy listening on a subdomain we control. I have followed examples found online and they mostly work with one exception that isn't clear to me. ...
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Allow internet access to intranet only users using Nginx on Ubuntu

I need to allow some users who only have access to the intranet to access one specific internet site. I'm doing this by using Nginx as a reverse proxy. To test this, I would like to block all internet ...
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Port Routing/DNS for individual program

Problem: Flickr has closed its http api leaving an https only api. My favourite uploader is no longer maintained, so this change broke it. My current solution to this is to set up a reverse proxy ...
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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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Providing secure access of internal network to outsiders of internal network [closed]

How can we give secure access of our internal network to some one who is not in our internal network. What can be most secure way of doing that? We have created a java based webportal which is ...
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Reverse proxy 502 bad gateway

I have setup a subdomain to proxy my plesk panel, but when saving pages I am getting 502 Bad Gateway error instead of a completion message. I am running CentOS 6. Here is my vhost.conf configuration ...
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How to make nginx rewrite URIs in HTTP body content?

This is a follow-on to my earlier question on how to Make nginx reverse proxy 302 redirect to a URI sub-folder instead of root. I have an nginx proxy server that uses the rewrite and proxy_pass ...
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Apache / Nginx - Reverse Proxy and Kerberos Constrained Delegation

I am after a solution to replace Microsoft TMG, and i am hoping there is an open source route of acomplishing. Currently using TMG we are reverse proxying Web resources say for example sharepoint, ...
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Varnish not caching

I am running a web server on my rasberryPi and just managed to install varnish with this tutorial http://www.weedpi.com/how-to/install-va ... pberry-pi/ I went to this site http://www....