[Twisted-Python] ReverseProxy doesn't send X-Forwarded-For header
m at moshez.org
Tue Jun 3 00:48:02 EDT 2003
On Mon, 2 Jun 2003, Itamar Shtull-Trauring <itamar at itamarst.org> wrote:
> Done. Thanks!
I have reverted this patch, for the following reasons:
1. It removes functionality: there is no way for subclasses to avoid sending
this header, while it is easy, the way the code is now, for a subclass
to add this header if it so wishes.
2. It divulges private information (the client's IP) to possibly hostile
If you really want this, just do it in a custom subclass.
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