proxy_pass, dynamic ports upstream

Jonathan Matthews contact at
Thu Nov 15 17:25:15 UTC 2012

On 15 November 2012 16:43, mahhy <nginx-forum at> wrote:
> I have a requirement to be able to map a portion of a request URI to a port
> on a set of upstream servers.  I'm hoping nginx will be able to solve this
> for me, but so far no luck.

Use a map:

You'll probably want to use regular expressions, and run the map based
off $request_uri or $uri.

Jonathan Matthews // Oxford, London, UK

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