Perlbal as a vhost proxy

Jeremy Dunck jdunck at
Thu Oct 4 14:36:14 UTC 2007

On 10/4/07, Matthew Pitts <mpitts at> wrote:
> Essentially, I'm trying to use a single public IP as a entry point to
> sites that are not hosted on the same backend machine. To accomplish
> this Perlbal would need to be able to do DNS lookups of the HOST header
> and then reverse proxy to the result internal IP.

There is a vhost plugin, but it doesn't do DNS lookups.  It relies on
a list of servers.  The list of servers can be changed at runtime w/o
restarting perlbal, though.

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