Re: redirector: are http headers available?

From: Henrik Nordstrom <>
Date: Thu, 08 May 1997 02:41:04 +0200

httpd_accel_uses_host_header on
to your squid.conf.

This has the effect that all incoming requests are rewritten with the
Host: header appended. See icp.c.

Henrik Nordström
Graham Toal wrote:
> I understand how to rewrite a URL; that's not the problem.  The problem
> is that is I have a server with one IP address, and a CNAME that points to
> that IP address, a request for /index.html on the main name and a
> request for /index.html on the alternative name both appear identical
> in the information passed to the redirector program.  However, they are
> not identical, because the browser includes the original host name in
> a new "Host:" header which is passed in with the GET request (at least
> 95% of the time, according to jrg :-) )
Received on Wed May 07 1997 - 17:44:41 MDT

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