On Sat, 17 Jan 2004, Bill Skulley wrote:

> understand http. It does allow me to redirect ports (like TCP/80), so I can
> redirect http to *one* of the boxes (or alternatively to another box
> altogether, if needed). I was thinking I could use squid to proxy for both
> systems and have it direct http traffic to the appropriate system, but I
> have been unable to make that work (probably because I have squid on the
> linux server...) so far.


Yes, you can.

See the httpd_accel_uses_host_header directive or look into Squid-3.

Note of warning: Make sure to set up access controls limiting which
servers are allowed to be accessed or you risk creating an open proxy open
for others to abuse.

Regards
Henrik