frontend links include backend port

Daniel Schledermann (Varnish mail list) varnish at
Tue Nov 2 23:51:01 CET 2010

On Tue, 2 Nov 2010 15:23:31 -0600, "Mark C. Stafford"
<mark.stafford at> wrote:
> I've used squid as an accelerator in the past and would like to try
> varnish. I don't understand why links to my site show up as
> http://site:8100/query-etc right now.
> How can I get the backend port out of my links? Should I expect to
> have to rewrite them?

Well that would depend on your backend, but in your setup it should be
entirely possible for both varnish and apache both to listen on port

varnish -> site:8200
apache -> localhost:8200


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