[Shorewall-users] redirect virtual webservers
Mon, 29 Apr 2002 14:32:15 -0700 (Pacific Daylight Time)
On Mon, 29 Apr 2002, Magnus Stenman wrote:
> Client looks up "www.virtual.server", gets a cname to your external IP.
> It connects (this gets forwarded to the internal web server) and
> tells the web server that it wants pages from "www.virtual.server"
> (the Host: www.virtual.server HTTP header)
> web server returns pages.
> > What is needed for that? is this possible with shorewall, if so how?
> A reverse proxy or similar. Not included in shorewall AFAIK.
Apache includes everything you need -- all Shorewall has to do is regular
port forwarding. Look at the Apache documentation:
Tom Eastep \ Shorewall - iptables made easy
AIM: tmeastep \ http://www.shorewall.net
ICQ: #60745924 \ firstname.lastname@example.org