Support for hexadecimal or octal ip format for the proxy_pass module

Igor Sysoev igor at
Tue Feb 2 15:48:13 MSK 2010

On Sun, Jan 31, 2010 at 06:17:31PM +0100, Dalaih wrote:

> Hello,
> I'd like the proxy_pass module of nginx to be able to support hexadecimal or
> octal ip formats.
> For example here are the different versions of the ip of the nginx forum :
> IP address:
> Hexadecimal: http://0xae245e10
> Octal (dotted): http://0256.044.0136.020
> Octal (undotted): http://2921618960
> As you can see, they all work fine in any "civilized" browsers
> (firefox...etc).

Why ?

Igor Sysoev

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