[PATCH] Links: add a link to the UnXF middleware

Eric Wong normalperson at yhbt.net
Fri Sep 9 19:15:11 EDT 2011


Since unicorn is designed to be deployed behind nginx (or
similar), X-Forwarded-* headers are common and Rack applications
may blindly trust spoofed X-Forwarded-* headers.  UnXF provides
a central place for managing that trust by using rpatricia.
---
 Pushed to git://bogomips.org/unicorn.git
 (commit db2cba26acc5748bcf9919e3184a667c46911f8c)
 and updated http://unicorn.bogomips.org/Links.html

 Links |    3 +++
 1 files changed, 3 insertions(+), 0 deletions(-)

diff --git a/Links b/Links
index e7f5e60..d78d00a 100644
--- a/Links
+++ b/Links
@@ -26,6 +26,9 @@ or services behind them.
 * {raindrops}[http://raindrops.bogomips.org/] - real-time stats for
   preforking Rack servers
 
+* {UnXF}[http://bogomips.org/unxf/]  Un-X-Forward* the Rack environment,
+  useful since unicorn is designed to be deployed behind a reverse proxy.
+
 === \Unicorn is written to work with
 
 * {Rack}[http://rack.rubyforge.org/] - a minimal interface between webservers
-- 
Eric Wong


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