On 8/3/07, Chris Buechler <cbuechler at gmail dot com> wrote:
> > is it possible to "map" different domains with the monowall?
> > let me try to explain what i'm thinking about.
> > i have one static ip adress. behind a monowall 2 webservers are running on different machines.
> > it's just a small testing installation. now i like different rules for different URL's.
> > e.g. the request goes to www.myfirstdomain.ltd, the request should be through NAT/Firewall to
> > a second request goes to www.myseconddomain.ltd, all requests should go unfiltered to Server2.
> > is it possible to filter requests by domains? is something like that possible in general?
> I'm not aware of any commercial or open source firewall that will do
> this. However there is a solution in the documentation that may work
> for you.
> You really need one public IP per web server, though that may be a
> suitable work around. You could also reverse proxy with a number of
> different solutions, Google and you'll find answers.
Isn't lighttpd supposed to do exactly this? Sorry I'm not terribly
familiar with it; I tried to fire it up once for a different purpose
and had to abandon as I found the documentation a little too thin.