njs and subrequests
xeioex at nginx.com
Mon Nov 19 13:28:09 UTC 2018
>Is there any plan to have subrequest from ngx_http_js_module support
> external URLs ?
Nothing prevents you from making subrequests to external URLs.
>The address can be specified as a domain name or IP address
>In this case, if an address is specified as a domain name, the name is
searched among the described server groups, and, if not found, is
determined using a resolver.
You still need a location to make a proxy_pass for you (what you already
As Valentine said, there is nothing special in ngx_http_js_module about
subrequests. The module simply uses internal NGINX API for subrequests
You, can find a more complex example of using njs subrequests here:
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