How to write a module to redirect a request to specific server by uri?
citrin at citrin.ru
Sun Aug 31 16:24:31 MSD 2008
On 31.08.2008 10:47, nbubingo wrote:
> I want to write a module to redirect a request to a specific
> server by uri. when received a request, I need to calculate the secific
> server's ip with the number in the uri.
> I have tried the function of ngx_http_internal_redirect(), but it seems
> useless to redirect a request to another server. Is there any function
> can do this?
> My purpose is similar to the rewrite module with the directive
> of "permanent " , but I can't quite understand the rewrite
> module, especially the function of ngx_http_rewrite_handler(). Can I
> just modify the some members in the struct of ngx_http_request_t?
You can set in module variable, then use it in config
P. S. Don't forget about some auth, to don't make open proxy...
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