Nginx + apache : REMOTE_ADDR and REMOTE_HOST bug
mdounin at mdounin.ru
Tue Aug 30 21:50:16 UTC 2011
On Tue, Aug 30, 2011 at 04:17:52PM -0400, Jim Ohlstein wrote:
> On 8/30/11 2:29 PM, Albuquerque Rui wrote:
> >>> Changes done, nothing changed.. Still the same problem...The fact is
> > that it seems mod_rpaf is working well because REMOTE_ADDR is good, but
> > REMOTE_HOST is not good :( :( :(
> I agree. It is not resolving the IP incorrectly. It is not an issue with
> nginx or with mod_rpaf.
As I wrote in my original reply...
> > > > I.e. client's ip is correct, but client's hostname still points to
> > > > your webserver, right? This looks like problem in mod_rpaf.
... this is obviously a problem in mod_rpaf. It fails to change
ip *before* resolving happens in Apache. (No idea if it's actually
possible to implement this correctly though.)
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