Translating an F5 rule

WBrown at WBrown at
Thu Mar 21 12:18:14 UTC 2013

> > proxy_set_header  SWSSLHDR  $server_port;
> >
> nice catch! But once again, because HTTP_REQUEST is client-side, so
> says this F5-certified engineer with reference to the docs, it should
> be $proxy_port instead of $server_port.

Thanks to everyone that responded to my questions.  Nginx has a great 
community around it!

It has become clear that I need to learn more about the HTTP protocol.  I 
am starting with the O'Reilly book "HTTP The Definitive Guide". 

Does anyone have other recommended reading to help my understand how HTTP 

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