[PATCH] ipv6 support for proxy_pass

Maxim Dounin mdounin at mdounin.ru
Thu Mar 8 10:14:52 UTC 2012


On Wed, Mar 07, 2012 at 05:35:56PM -0800, Matthieu Tourne wrote:

> Hi,
> Attached is a simple patch to proxy_pass to an IPv6 upstream.
> It currently works only with a variable. proxy_pass ::1; wont' work for
> instance.
> but this will :
>    set $addr "[::1]:8080";
>    proxy_pass http://$addr;
> You also need to add --with-ipv6 to your configure line.

This should be addressed in ngx_parse_url().  The ipv6 cleanup is 
planned somewhere after 1.1.x become stable.

Maxim Dounin

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