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From Gabriel Russell <gruss...@ieee.org>
Subject Re: [PATCH] X-Forwarded-For
Date Wed, 21 Mar 2001 01:20:36 GMT
We need also the ability to have the option of sending the original Host
header as the Host header, when using the proxy as a transparent gateway.
This, I think, is covered by 2616 sec. 14.23

On Mon, 19 Mar 2001, Ask Bjoern Hansen wrote:

> On Mon, 19 Mar 2001, Graham Leggett wrote:
> 
> > This patch adds an X-Forwarded-For header to the proxied request,
> > allowing the backend server access to the client IP address.
> 
> As an option it would be useful to be able to forward the
> Host: header too.
> 
> Lots of people find this amusingly simple module useful for that
> http://develooper.com/code/mpaf/mod_proxy_add_forward.c
> 
> (it's useful in light frontend proxy / heavy backend process
> setups).
> 
>  - ask
> 
> -- 
> ask bjoern hansen - http://ask.netcetera.dk/ !try; do();
> 
> 
> 


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