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authorEric Wong <normalperson@yhbt.net>2010-08-16 01:02:30 +0000
committerEric Wong <normalperson@yhbt.net>2010-08-16 01:19:26 +0000
commit2f0ac01589cdc9775f7a5668c4ac491712a9f1b1 (patch)
parenta8f16c6837b56f1a344e4686d029a9a068f69491 (diff)
Pound appears to work well in my limited testing with
t/sha1.ru and "curl -T-"
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@@ -52,9 +52,14 @@ solution even if nginx will always outperform it in raw throughput.
 === How do I support SSL?
-If you need a streaming "rack.input" to do upload processing within your
-Rack application, then {stunnel}[http://stunnel.org/] is required.
-Otherwise, nginx is a perfectly good reverse proxy.
+If you need streaming "rack.input" to do on-the-fly upload processing
+within your Rack application, then using an SSL proxy such as
+{Pound}[http://www.apsis.ch/pound/] or {Stunnel}[http://stunnel.org/] is
+required.  Pound has built-in X-Forwarded-For support while Stunnel
+requires a extra {patch}[http://haproxy.1wt.eu/download/patches/].
+If you don't need streaming "rack.input", then nginx is a great HTTPS
+reverse proxy.
 Refer to the {Unicorn FAQ}[http://unicorn.bogomips.org/FAQ.html] on how
 to ensure redirects go to "https://" URLs.