[Mongrel] Slightly OT: Rails + Mongrel Proxy Server without Apache

Chad Woolley thewoolleyman at gmail.com
Fri Jan 5 13:28:03 EST 2007

On 1/4/07, Zed A. Shaw <zedshaw at zedshaw.com> wrote:
> On Thu, 4 Jan 2007 13:22:51 -0700
> "Chad Woolley" <thewoolleyman at gmail.com> wrote:
> > I'm looking for suggestions on the simplest way to implement an HTTP
> > proxy under Rails/Mongrel.  It should preserve ALL of the proxied HTTP
> > response - including all header content such keepalives, etc.
> >
> > Yes, I know I can do this with Apache's proxy module, and we already
> > do that for the non-development/test environments.  This is just for
> > the development/test environment where we don't run Apache, just
> > Mongrel.
> It might be possible, but you might have better luck maybe with pound or another solution.  Hit me up off-line for some help.

Thanks for the response.  That's sort of what I figured.  It's no big
deal, we will just live without Jspell in development/test.  Luckily,
the client-side jspell components seem to fail gracefully and silently
if the Jspell server is unavailable, at least for our usage.

-- Chad

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