port redirection issue while using ssh tunnel

Adrien Saladin adrien.saladin at gmail.com
Tue Jul 23 10:49:23 UTC 2013

Hi again,

I found the problem: I had `proxy_set_header        Host $host;`  in
the configuration file.
If I replace this line by      `proxy_set_header        Host
$http_host;`  the port is now correctly set on http 302.


> Hi list,
> I have a web app proxied by nginx. Everything works fine locally.
> However the web server is on our private network and I would like to
> access it though a ssh tunnel from the outside.
> Most operations works fine except when the web app returns a 302
> redirection. In that case it seems that nginx removes the http port
> (detailed issue below).

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