nginx RFC21266 Compliance - 'Proxy-Connection'

Valentin V. Bartenev vbart at
Tue Aug 25 20:09:20 UTC 2015

On Tuesday 25 August 2015 22:03:10 Tyarko Leander Rodney wrote:
> Hi,
> I’ve posted this question on the IRC before but had no luck. I have the following problem:
> I’d like to disable the ‘Proxy-Connection’ Response Header. I know, that the “Connection” Header is hard coded in ngx_http_header_filter_module.c, but does the same apply to “Proxy-Connection” (couldn’t find it in the sources)?

NGINX doesn't produce the Proxy-Connection header.

I assume it's returned by your backend.
If so, then see the "proxy_hide_header" directive:

  wbr, Valentin V. Bartenev

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