Nginx Load Balancing Two Squid Forward Proxyies
mdounin at mdounin.ru
Wed Oct 29 13:50:59 UTC 2014
On Wed, Oct 29, 2014 at 12:23:48PM +0000, Alexander.Eck at Heidelberg.de wrote:
> I'm using my nginx in the proxy settings of my internet explorer
> and try to visit e.g. www.google.de<http://www.google.de> .
> The request gets forwarded to the first of my server (as the
> second is only backup), but the requested URL get exchanged to
> " / " . So my question is:
> Is there a way to pass the requested URL, nginx is receiving,
> forward to my two squid servers ?
There is a problem with your setup. You are trying to use nginx
as a forward proxy, while nginx isn't a forward proxy, it's a
reverse proxy. While it is possible to configure nginx as a
forward proxy with some limitations (try google if you really wish
to do it), this isn't something supported.
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