[Twisted-Python] Ramblings about creating URLs in Twisted Web

Itamar Shtull-Trauring itamar at itamarst.org
Sat Jun 28 22:33:42 EDT 2003

On Sat, 28 Jun 2003 17:03:59 -0700
Donovan Preston <dp at twistedmatrix.com> wrote:

> Incidentally, if Apache sets the x-forwarded-host header upon 
> requesting the page from the proxy, why is it necessary to pass this 
> information on to the proxy as a part of the url?

Because that's just the host, not the path, i.e. what if you're
proxyhosting not www.example.com but www.example.com/foo?

Itamar Shtull-Trauring    http://itamarst.org/
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