Feature request: WebSocket proxying :-)

Maxim Dounin mdounin at mdounin.ru
Sat Nov 26 21:57:18 UTC 2011


On Sat, Nov 26, 2011 at 08:55:46AM -0500, WGH wrote:

> Bump! HTTP/1.1 proxying is now being implemented in devel version of
> nginx, for unfortunately important headers like "Upgrade" and
> "Connection" are still stripped/replaced. 

It's not enough to talk HTTP/1.1 to proxy WebSockets.  It requires 
either talking WebSockets protocol or being able to establish 
opaque pipe between client and backend.

Maxim Dounin

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