Issue with varnish passing absolute url to backend

Joseph Begumisa j.begumisa at
Tue Feb 8 06:00:23 CET 2011

On Mon, Feb 7, 2011 at 8:09 PM, Michael Alger <varnish at> wrote:

> Since Varnish is expecting to be speaking directly to an origin
> server, it's not going to make proxy-style requests. Neither will
> the client make proxy-style requests to Varnish, since from the
> client's perspective, Varnish is the origin server.
> It's definitely by design.

Thanks for clarifying that it is by design.  I will just edit my
rewrite rules on the web server and the issue should be solved.


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