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Setup Apache Reverse Proxy to Torquebox

Setup Apache as a Reverse Proxy in front of a standalone Torquebox server.

Apache Setup

Proxy Module

For this to work Apache must have the mod_proxy module loaded:


Config file: /etc/httpd/conf/httpd.conf

ProxyRequests Off # Switch off forward proxy ProxyPreserveHost On # Pass host name onto the proxy ProxyPass /myapp http://localhost:8080/myapp/ # Map url to remote server ProxyPassReverse /myapp http://localhost:8080/myapp/ # Adjust header sent from remote server to match url Here we are passing all calls to the /myapp/ url on to the Torquebox server http://localhost:8080/myapp/

TorqueBox Setup

In your Torquebox application folder create a file ‘config/torquebox.yml’ which contains a context which matches the Apache reverse proxy url.


web: context: /myapp ruby: version: 1.9