Rewrite HTTP status code

Maxim Dounin mdounin at
Sun Mar 23 13:50:23 UTC 2014


On Fri, Mar 21, 2014 at 10:52:16PM +0000, John de Freitas wrote:

> Hello. I'm running nginx as a proxy for back-end servers that are 
> returning a non-standard HTTP status phrase. I'd like to be able to 
> rewrite the status to something standard. For 
> example, if the back-end returns:
> HTTP/1.1 400 Not Understood
> I'd like to rewrite to:
> HTTP/1.1 400 Bad Request

You may do so using proxy_intercept_errors, though it will rewrite 
response body, too.

Maxim Dounin

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