Squid configuration directive forwarded_for

Available in: 3.HEAD   3.4   3.3   3.2   2.7   3.1   3.0   2.6  

History:

Changes in 2.7 forwarded_for

Has several new modes, allowing one to finetune how/if the requesting client IP should be forwarded in X-Forwarded-For

Changes in 3.1 forwarded_for

New setting options. transparent, truncate, delete.

        If set to "transparent", Squid will not alter the
        X-Forwarded-For header in any way.

        If set to "delete", Squid will delete the entire
        X-Forwarded-For header.

        If set to "truncate", Squid will remove all existing
        X-Forwarded-For entries, and place the client IP as the sole entry.
        

Configuration Details:

Option Name:forwarded_for
Replaces:
Requires:
Default Value:forwarded_for on
Suggested Config:

	If set to "on", Squid will append your client's IP address
	in the HTTP requests it forwards. By default it looks like:

		X-Forwarded-For: 192.1.2.3

	If set to "off", it will appear as

		X-Forwarded-For: unknown

	If set to "transparent", Squid will not alter the
	X-Forwarded-For header in any way.

	If set to "delete", Squid will delete the entire
	X-Forwarded-For header.

	If set to "truncate", Squid will remove all existing
	X-Forwarded-For entries, and place the client IP as the sole entry.

 

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