[Catalyst] Making proxy requests cooperate with uri_for

Matt S Trout dbix-class at trout.me.uk
Thu Nov 13 17:53:35 GMT 2008

On Mon, Oct 20, 2008 at 12:23:38PM -0700, Ashley wrote:
> This might be a simple question but I've never had to do it before,  
> Googling for it is difficult, and none of the main docs seems to have  
> the info.
> I want to run myapp_server.pl script as a proxy as if it were from a  
> dir.
> This is easily accomplished with
>     ProxyPass /from_dir http://localhost:8080/
>     ProxyPassReverse /from_dir http://localhost:8080/
> The problem then is $c->uri_for("/") returns http://localhost/ when  
> http://localhost/from_dir is what is really needed.

Dave Rolsky (autarch) had a proxystuff branch that handled this at one
point, but I'm unsure what happened to it.

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