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 From:  "Outback Dingo" <outbackdingo at gmail dot com>
 To:  "Michel Servaes" <michel at mcmc dot be>
 Cc:  "Monowall User List" <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Multiple servers, both have an apache install on.
 Date:  Tue, 26 Feb 2008 19:58:58 +0700
wouldnt it just make more sense to use a reverse proxy configuration between
mono and the web servers, let the proxy get all requests from mono and serve
the data from the backend systems...

On Tue, Feb 26, 2008 at 7:52 PM, Michel Servaes <michel at mcmc dot be> wrote:

> I can't image m0n0 doing this... it's a router, not a DNS...
>
> Either use 2 WAN IP's, or modify the port of one of the boxes... i'd put
> your version control server on another port, since this seems to me that
> it isn't really needed to be accessible from the outside on a default
> port... perhaps SSL ??
> Another thing you might consider, is to make an alias on one of the two
> boxes, that internally forwards them to 443 of your VCS (so the request
> comes in at BOX2, and internally forwards you to BOX1:443 (you'd have to
> open up SSL ofcourse on the monowall)
>
> Stewart Gilray schreef:
> > Hey,
> > I'm a bit of a noobie at "complex" setups but here's my problem, if
> anyone
> > can help I'd be hugely grateful as this is causing me a major headache.
> >
> > We have 2 servers, BOX1 & BOX2, as well as m0n0wall installed on an old
> OLD
> > box doing nothing but m0n0wall.
> >
> > On BOX2 we have email and web server, on BOX1 we have our version
> control
> > software, the problem is, until last thursday everything was on the
> single
> > box, anyway, our version control software also uses port 80, as does our
> web
> > server (apache 2.2.4) on BOX1.
> >
> > How can I get it so that e.g.
> >
> > VCS.DOMAIN.COM:80 will work correctly on BOX1 and,
> > ANYTHINGELSE.DOMAIN.COM:80 will work correctly on BOX2
> >
> > Currently domains are setup correctly under DNS forwarding, however
> under
> > Firewall RULES and NAT, both point port 80 to BOX2, is there a way I can
> get
> > port 80 to point to both boxes under certain circumstances or indeed an
> > advance rule?
> >
> >
> >
> > There must be some way to do it, E.G. a further rule that says ...
> >
> > If incoming domain request eq VCS.DOMAIN.COM:80 then point to BOX1 else
> BOX2
> >
> >
> > Thanks for this, my MD is going crazy at me for not finding this our
> before
> > we installed the new box, so anything you can help with would be great.
> >
> > Cheers.
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> > Stewart Gilray | ( +44 (0)844 884 9936 | *
> > <blocked::mailto:stewart at just dash addwater dot com> stewart at just dash addwater dot com |
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> > <blocked::http://www.just-addwater.com/> www.just-addwater.com
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
>
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