nginx redirecting to wrong port

Roxis roxis at
Fri Apr 4 17:39:34 MSD 2008

On Friday 04 April 2008, Jodok Batlogg wrote:
> nginx runs behind a big-ip loadbalancer. the load-balancer accepts
> connections on port 80, but connects to nginx on port 8080.
> whenever i request a directory without trailing slash, nginx redirects
> to the directory with slash, but on the wrong port.
> ->
> any idea how to tell nginx, that the port is 80?

syntax: port_in_redirect [ on|off ] 
default: port_in_redirect on 
context: http, server, location

Directive allows or prevents port indication in redirects handled by nginx.

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