Welcome! Log In Create A New Profile

Advanced

Re: https and nginx as forward proxy

冉兵
October 20, 2009 03:06AM
Thanks Igor. I have successfully set up Apache web server as a forward
proxy.



--------------------------------------------------
From: "Igor Sysoev" <is@rambler-co.ru>
Sent: Tuesday, October 20, 2009 2:12 PM
To: <nginx@sysoev.ru>
Subject: Re: https and nginx as forward proxy

> On Tue, Oct 20, 2009 at 12:51:02PM +0800, 冉兵 wrote:
>
>> Hi,
>>
>> I was experimenting using nginx as forward proxy with the conf as
>> attached.
>>
>> Regular http requests were passed fine. But any https were rejected right
>> away. Firewall was disabled on the proxy server.
>>
>> Here was the trace with curl, where the proxy runs on 192.168.4.217:81
>>
>> -------------------------------------8<-----------------------------------------
>> $ curl -v -x 192.168.4.217:81 https://jersey.dev.java.net/
>> * About to connect() to proxy 192.168.4.217 port 81 (#0)
>> * Trying 192.168.4.217... connected
>> * Connected to 192.168.4.217 (192.168.4.217) port 81 (#0)
>> * Establish HTTP proxy tunnel to jersey.dev.java.net:443
>> > CONNECT jersey.dev.java.net:443 HTTP/1.0
>> > Host: jersey.dev.java.net:443
>> > User-Agent: curl/7.16.3 (i686-pc-cygwin) libcurl/7.16.3 OpenSSL/0.9.8k
>> > zlib/1.2.3 libssh2/0.15-CVS
>> > Proxy-Connection: Keep-Alive
>> >
>> < <html>
>> < <head><title>400 Bad Request</title></head>
>> < <body bgcolor="white">
>> < <center><h1>400 Bad Request</h1></center>
>> < <hr><center>nginx/0.8.20</center>
>> < </body>
>> < </html>
>> * Proxy CONNECT aborted
>> * Closing connection #0
>> curl: (56) Proxy CONNECT aborted
>> -------------------------------------8<-----------------------------------------
>
> CONNECT differs from other HTTP methods.
>
>> Here is the conf file. The prebuilt Nginx 0.8.20 runs on Windows 2003.
>> -------------------------------------8<-----------------------------------------
>> worker_processes 1;
>>
>> events {
>> worker_connections 1024;
>> }
>>
>>
>> http {
>> include mime.types;
>> sendfile on;
>>
>> resolver 208.67.220.220;
>>
>> server {
>> listen 81;
>> location / {
>> proxy_pass $scheme://$http_host$request_uri;
>> }
>>
>> }
>>
>> }
>> -------------------------------------8<-----------------------------------------
>>
>> I suspect Nginx has not been designed to be used as a forward proxy. If
>> nginx won't foot the bill, can anyone recommend a free solution please?
>
> Yes, nginx has not been disigned as a forward proxy. You should try squid
> which was a forward proxy from the very start.
>
>
> --
> Igor Sysoev
> http://sysoev.ru/en/
>
>
Subject Author Posted

https and nginx as forward proxy

冉兵 October 20, 2009 12:58AM

Re: https and nginx as forward proxy

Igor Sysoev October 20, 2009 02:20AM

Re: https and nginx as forward proxy

冉兵 October 20, 2009 03:06AM

Re: https and nginx as forward proxy

nexthop October 20, 2009 10:38AM

Re: https and nginx as forward proxy

Igor Sysoev October 20, 2009 12:38PM



Sorry, only registered users may post in this forum.

Click here to login

Online Users

Guests: 87
Record Number of Users: 6 on February 13, 2018
Record Number of Guests: 421 on December 02, 2018
Powered by nginx      Powered by FreeBSD      PHP Powered      Powered by MariaDB      ipv6 ready