Welcome to the most active Linux Forum on the web.
Go Back > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Networking
User Name
Linux - Networking This forum is for any issue related to networks or networking.
Routing, network cards, OSI, etc. Anything is fair game.


  Search this Thread
Old 12-18-2005, 01:38 PM   #1
Registered: Oct 2004
Location: Canada
Distribution: Ubuntu
Posts: 329

Rep: Reputation: 30
Apache Reverse Proxy authentication


I have an apache 2.0.55 server running reverse proxy for a single web server. The web server requires a username and password be entered (http authentication) and I don't want the users accessing the site VIA the proxy to have to enter the password. Only people directly accessing the site should be prompted to enter it.

Httpd.conf extract

ProxyPassReverse / http://serveraddress/solutions/
ProxyPass / http://serveraddress/solutions/

For the moment I am using allow/deny to control access to the server from certain IPs, but it would be easier to use usernames and passwords.

Secondly, how do I make sure caching is on incase the actual web server goes down?



Last edited by dlublink; 12-18-2005 at 03:07 PM.


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
reverse proxy with apache 2 bootiack Linux - Software 1 08-09-2005 06:47 PM
Apache reverse proxy and cookie momilla Linux - Networking 0 07-26-2005 09:58 AM
Apache 2.0 Reverse Proxy Error Adam Shapiro Linux - Software 0 11-29-2003 07:47 PM
apache reverse proxy wildbob Linux - Networking 8 10-15-2003 12:16 PM
apache Reverse Proxy !!!!! ashish_v Linux - Software 0 09-05-2003 04:42 PM > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Networking

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:34 PM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration