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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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How to setup a reverse proxy across multiple devices on a local network

I am very new to setting up servers and network management so please bear with me. I have multiple devices on which I would like to self host different services. This includes a few RPI5 and another ...
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Can’t renew LE certs behind haproxy after upgrade

My previous setup to maintain Let's Encrypt certificates, which worked, was: WAN -> pfSense -> Ubuntu 18.04 -> haproxy -> certbot v0.27.0 (for renewal) pfSense forwarded all TCP traffic on ...
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Nextcloud android app does not work with the community nextcloud docker image, and caddy as a reverse proxy

I want to setup nextcloud in my home server with the following (in order of importance): Nextcloud is fast on a web browser and phone Nextcloud is encrypted with trusted SSL certificates, but without ...
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NGINX multiple authentication methods (one or the other) AND an IP check seems impossible

location / { proxy_pass $forward_auth_target; allow xxxxx/24; deny all; satisfy any; # This gets satisfied by the IP check, and auth is completely bypassed ...
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traefik+metallb external ip stuck at pending

I am running a k3s cluster locally on ubuntu and have made a test deployment of traefik+metallb. Here is the link to the tutorial I am following: https://technotim.live/posts/kube-traefik-cert-manager-...
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What will nginx reverse-proxy do with 'proxy_redirect' to https when a backend has invalid https certificate?

I have a strange situation with my nginx acting as reverse proxy. When my backend website is responding to a user (user's browser) request through nginx reverse-proxy, the user will obtain http ...
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How do I configure Docker containers for Traefik Proxy correctly?

I was trying to test out Traefik Proxy, so I added Traefik labels to an existing Compose file I had for OpenSpeedTest. version: '3.3' services: speedtest: restart: unless-stopped ...
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routing traffic to remote webserver within VPN, via reverse proxy

What I'm trying to achieve, is posted in below picture: the different PI's each host a webserver, and are connected with a dongle to the 4G network (in remote areas). Since they have shared IP's on ...
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Multiple EVE-NG instances behind a Ubuntu Apache reverse proxy

I'm trying to setup multiple instances of EVE-NG community edition behind an apache reverse proxy server. No need for internet or ssl, just http is fine, but if it's a must, I can add https. I get a ...
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Home Assistant OS and nginx reverse proxy

I have installed official KVM installation of Home Assistant on a linux host machine. The host machine is 192.168.0.110 and the KVM Home Assistant on that host machine is 192.168.0.73:8123. I wanna a ...
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Apache reverse proxy with multiple destinations

I'm trying to to set up my Apache2 reverse-proxy so I can have one domain and redirect it to multiple Docker apps running on a different VM with https://apps.mydomain.com/ https://apps.domain.com/app1 ...
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How to reverse proxy via VPN tunnel?

I would like to be able to use my Nextcloud instance with a local server, however I can't control port forwarding on my network. What I would want to try do is as follows: Use an external server (OCI\...
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nginx reverse proxy configuration for a subdomain is reset to default randomly, on a server managed by Plesk

We have a VPS managed by Plesk. We have apache2 and Nginx installed on it. We use Nginx as a reverse proxy server for our spring-boot applications hosted on other VPS. For that, we create subdomains ...
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Create certificates for self-hosted apps, for access within the LAN

I use Cloudfare Tunnel to access my apps form outside the network, but if I'm at home, I want to skip the tunnel, and access them directly using the same domain name and https connection as if from ...
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Apache reverse proxy delay in serving user request

We have a problem with our system where users randomly experiencing delay. Our architecture is reasonably straightforward, where: We have Apache 2.4.57 acting as a reverse proxy We also have multiple ...
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Using NGINX to access other systems with proxy_pass

I'm trying to get my NGINX reverse proxy to connect to 2 other systems using the the proxy_pass directive and I'm having an issue with the configuration. Here is the server block of my nginx.conf: ...
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Nginx Proxy Manager forward to vaultwarden in https throw an error 502

On my QNAP TS-673A (192.168.0.228), i have installed the two followings docker images : Vaultwarden (192.168.0.227) Nginx Proxy Manager (NPM) with his intertace on NAT On my box like i have the ...
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In docker-compose, Error adding SSL Certificate to reverse proxy to consume websocket?

Deploying docker in windows 11 and working with docker-composer, I am trying to enable the ssl certificate for my setup where I want to enable nginx as a reverse proxy to allow secure websockets wss://...
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New User Configuring HaProxy for single WAN IP, multiple hosts

I've had a /29 block of static IPs available for the past six years, but with income down and rates up, and up, it's time to reduce my Internet footprint. I'm moving my self-hosted mail servers to ...
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What comes first - Certbot or nginx?

I am trying to set up nginx to act as a reverse proxy on a small personal server; however, I am encountering some circular logic when I ask certbot to generate SSL certificates. From what I can tell, ...
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Make FRP get the full HTTPS on VPS with Nginx

I have a VPS of V2Ray, and V2Ray is configured as "WebSocket+TLS+Web". (FRPS) VPS: At present, three software V2Ray, Nginx, and FRP are installed on VPS. VPS has the domain name provided by ...
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NGINX Proxy Manager cannot resolve locations

Please read Update below My setup: My goal: Access Heimdall at https://heimdall.myserver.lan instead of https://myserver.lan:8444/. My configuration: I've set up a freshly installed NPM at http://...
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static ip address rootless containers

Is there any possibilities of allocating custom internal static ip address for podman rootless containers. And then expose them securely to the public internet through reverse proxy without opening ...
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Automatically proxy WebSockets endpoints with nginx

I am trying to write a Nginx reverse proxy configuration for a web application (specifically JupyterLab, but this question is intended to be generic). The web application uses multiple WebSockets ...
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IIS URL Rewrite troubleshooting

I'm using IIS to reverse proxy HTTP requests to a nodejs app running in the same machine. URL rewrite and ARR modules are installed and the proxy setting checked. The URL matching seems good: if I ...
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Why do we need L7 reverse proxy for increasing the limit of max TCP connection to the backend?

I stumbled upon a YT video- 5 mins which explains that there's technically no limit to the number of connections that can be opened between the clients and servers even if there's a reverse proxy ...
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Zero downtime deployment for nodejs

At my company we have a nodejs api, with a front end applcation. Currently it is a systemd service, and a nodejs cluster. When we deploy a new version, we restart the systemd service and the service ...
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I am having trouble exposing services on home network to the internet

I have a one of those HP mini PCs that I use as a home server and it has some applications running in docker containers. Now I want to share some of these with my friends and communities I am part of ...
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Obico Tunneling Nginx Configuration

ive got some problems with setting up obico tunneling as the documentation doesnt tell you how you need to configure nginx. So you have following ports wich are for tunneling: 15853, 15854, 15855, ...
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Nginx proxy_pass with custom variable

I have a question regarding the proxy_pass and dynamic subdomains. on my server, I have a site_block which looks like this: upstream mydockersite{ server 127.0.0.1:8081; } server { ...
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Which Nginx modules should be removed when building a reverse proxy server?

I'll be compiling Nginx. The main purpose is to use it as reverse proxy. Also I would like to have the --with-http_auth_request_module enabled. Which nginx module should I disable? Is disabling the ...
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Use nginx to serve SSH on different virtual server than HTTP(S)

My question is a bit different than serve ssh & https at the same time or redirect http requests to ssh. I don't want to multiplex the stream. I do have a virtual server to "spare" ...
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Is it possible to clear the cache of a specific url with NGINX?

I am using NGINX as a reverse server, but I have a problem when making changes to a page of my website, the changes are not seen until I clean the entire NGINX cache, causing it to clean my entire ...
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ISP Router, Promox, PFSense, Cloudfare, Traefik and Pihole : how to connect all?

My first question in this community. Sorry for the basic question, answers are in several posts but I need to put them all together. I have bought a Google domain, and using cloudfare as the DNS ...
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How does proxy server know which client is the recipient of a response?

In Network Address Translation, port number is used to determine which client is the recipient of a response from a server. But how about in proxy? Let's say we have two clients, clientA and clientB, ...
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I want to manage multiple servers with 1 external address

** My domain : xxx.com My External ip: 88.101.10.30 WAN ADRESS DNS A RECORD A record server1.xxx.com 88.101.10.30 A record server2.xxx.com 88.101.10.30 A record server3.xxx.com 88.101.10.30 . . ...
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Reverse-proxy under a load balancer

I am trying to build a web server using nginx. It is published to the internet under a load balancer. It has a shared public IP (e.g. 96.1.2.3) with a public DNS as well (e.g. example.domain.com). ...
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nginx: http to https not working on chrome

I've got this nginx configuration to redirect http to https: # http redirects to https server { listen 80 default_server; server_name _; return 301 https://$host$request_uri; } server { ...
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Reverse Proxy Server not forwarding one web site, but ok for others

To set my level, I'm a Raspberry Pi and Linux experimenter, and not an experienced network administrator. To get this far I have used the web and several tutorials. I'm learning, but sometime I ...
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Avoiding a second gateway on an industrial machine WAN connection

I have an industrial machine. The vendor has added an industrial VPN box (device A below) and has set all the devices on the LAN to use it as the gateway. The vendor is extremely security conscious ...
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How redirect requests to another domain name without changing the website URL?

I have a web site exemple.com and another named dummy.com. The two of them point to the same server. What I want is that the home page of dummy.com show, in reality, exemple.com/dummy but I don't want ...
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Proxying FTP Over MQTT

Considering we have established a secure connection via MQTT (Let's say to AWS-IoT /Azure etc) can we then use it to tunnel FTP server running on Embedded Device (For remote access)? If it's possible, ...
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Is overrideing DNS entries in LAN a good idea?

I got a fairly simple setup which consists of 2 servers and couple of users. server #1, int -> server in my home LAN where my application lives, in this case it's nextcloud (with nginx web server, ...
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Put mitmproxy behind a reverse proxy

I have a mitmproxy instance running on port 2222. I want to put it behind a reverse proxy (like Nginx or Caddy), so I can use it as mitmproxy.tld. It seems that mitmproxy can't be accessed by anything ...
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How an Apache reverse proxy to other machine with no port forwading? [closed]

Is apache can bi-directional reverse to other apache that sit in other machine with mobile ip that not allow port forwading? I want apache that run in mobile act as apache client that open bi-...
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Nginx Reverse Proxy - Modify custom header values if present

I'm trying to add different apps behind different locations of a reverse proxy. I'm aware of the proxy_redirect directive which modifies the Location and Refresh headers, however I also need to modify ...
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How can I reverse-proxy-forward a subdomain to a specific internal port?

I'm struggling to forward subdomains from WAN to particular services on my LAN. Most services are running on a NAS with a static LAN IP address. Some of the services are Docker containers, some are ...
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Gitea W. Debian 10 (LAMP) ISPConfig & Reverse Proxy

I am stuck. Using the following the steps I am able to install Gitea on my system, but I keep getting 503 errors after I fill in my data and click "install". Here are my installation steps: ...
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NGINX proxy_pass without changing URL

My Goal My goal is to redirect to a different web page without changing the URL in the address bar. So for example I want to redirect from https://my.site.com/path to https://external.com/other, but ...
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Apache reverse proxy - URL without / is refused

I use reverse proxy to show backend server content for a subdomain. The subdomain.mydomain.com (server A) should display content of server with IP 123.123.123.123 port 1111 (server B). Virtual host of ...
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