Keep client ip address

Aleksandar Lazic al-nginx at
Sat Dec 30 21:40:47 MSK 2006


On Sam 30.12.2006 21:26, Igor Sysoev wrote:
>>I have the following system:
>>Is what i want to do possible? Does my approach make sense?
>nginx passes a client address in X-Real-IP or X-Forwarded-For using
>            proxy_set_header        X-Real-IP        $remote_addr;
>            proxy_set_header        X-Forwarded-For  
>            $proxy_add_x_forwarded_for;
>On Apache side you need to set mod_rpaf ( )

or you change %h with %{X-Real-IP}i or with %{X-Forwarded-For}i

>On nginx side you do not need
>            set_real_ip_from;
>            real_ip_header     X-Real-IP;
>They do the same thing as mod_rapf for Apache.

I think the realip_module isn't build by default, isn't it?!

If not then don't forget to give --with-http_realip_module option to
./configure ;-)



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