Bug 431653 - mod_proxy and https not working properly without patch
Summary: mod_proxy and https not working properly without patch
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: httpd
Version: 8
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Joe Orton
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2008-02-06 06:52 UTC by Ben Martin
Modified: 2009-01-09 05:55 UTC (History)
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Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2009-01-09 05:55:42 UTC

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System ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Apache Bugzilla 29744 None None None Never

Description Ben Martin 2008-02-06 06:52:24 UTC
Description of problem:
Proxying ssh over https does not work without an additional patch to httpd

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
F8, httpd-2.2.8-2 x86_64.

How reproducible:
Deterministic, every time.

Steps to Reproduce:
Try to connect through httpd using mod_proxy and https. for example using the
python script from [1]:
http-proxy-tunnel.py https://localhost localhost:12222
Using mod_proxy and http NOT https works fine without the patch

[1] http://ace-host.stuart.id.au/russell/files/http-proxy-tunnel/
Actual results:
socket.sslerror: (1, 'error:1408F10B:SSL routines:SSL3_GET_RECORD:wrong version

Expected results:
proxied ssh connection

Additional info:
Ultimately having this fixed upstream would be best, but it has been in apache
bugzilla for quite some time and is always annoying having to rebuild apache.
See this patch;
From this bug report;

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Comment 2 Bug Zapper 2009-01-09 05:55:42 UTC
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