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Old 12-12-2009, 03:53 AM   #1
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proxy pass

Again iam positng here.
what is proxy pass in apache?

i red the following urls.

ProxyPass /mirror/foo/

what is the meaning of /mirror/foo/

what is the meaning of

Please explain me for that and consider the following scneraio

Apache 2.0.63 is installed at in red hat

Two applications are running at and second is in windwos.

i added the entries into httpd.conf at

<IfModule mod_proxy.c>
ProxyPass /
ProxyPassReverse /

the above applications working fine when i type instead of

Again i added the entries for second applications

<IfModule mod_proxy.c>
ProxyPass /help
ProxyPassReverse /help

we added /help for difference from first application to second application.

Now only first application is working when i type

For the second application i got the follwoings
the when i type

My question is how to differ the two applications for proxy in apache.
Old 12-14-2009, 02:04 AM   #2
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It is because / catched /help as well, if you want to access both, use virtual hosting with different servernames for each.


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