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Old 09-22-2009, 11:31 AM   #1
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apache proxy folder

i am trying to proxy a folder in apache but its not working what i want to do is have anyone who goes to
should go to the wiki application which confluenece
but it doesnt, the user has to put the folder in the path like this

here is my vhost file
<VirtualHost *:80>

<Proxy *>
Order deny,allow
Allow from all
ProxyRequests Off
ProxyPreserveHost On
ProxyPass /confluence/ http://localhost:8080/confluence/
ProxyPassReverse /confluence/ http://localhost:8080/confluence/

ErrorLog "/etc/httpd/logs/error.log"
CustomLog "/etc/httpd/logs/access.log" combined

i have tried all forms to get it to go directly but it doesnt work unless i put the folder path
Old 09-23-2009, 04:45 AM   #2
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I'd say the ProxyPass directive is not the right one

ProxyPass / http://localhost:8080/confluence/

sounds good to me.
Take this with a graint of pepper cause I never used proxy directives in apache.
Maybe you could also do what you want with a rewrite rule?

Cheers Zhjim


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