Change HTTP method of Sub request

Maxim Dounin mdounin at
Fri Mar 19 10:33:19 MSK 2010


On Thu, Mar 18, 2010 at 06:24:30PM -0700, W. Andrew Loe III wrote:

> I have a Rails app that receives a POST and I would like to
> X-Accel-Redirect a file back to the client, but the fileserver is
> receiving a POST. Can I rewrite the HTTP method internally? I cannot
> find the documentation on this.

    location /storage/ {
        proxy_pass http://storage-backend...;
        proxy_pass_method GET;
        proxy_pass_request_body off;
        proxy_set_header Content-Length "";

Maxim Dounin

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