[Owasp-proxy] speed difference with two proxies
ricardojdfilipe at gmail.com
Sat Jun 12 16:36:56 EDT 2010
2010/6/12 Rogan Dawes <rogan at dawes.za.net>:
> On 2010/06/12 10:20 PM, Ricardo Filipe wrote:
>> ah sure, i should have explained better.
>> i have the reverse proxy on an http server. this happens when i
>> download some page from the server with a client that has the proxy
>> too. i am measuring the time it takes to complete the download.
>> i hope it's understandable now.
> Just to make sure I understand completely:
> You have a client that connects through a local proxy (owasp proxy), to an
> HTTP server.
> That HTTP server has another instance of an OWASP proxy configured in
> reverse proxy mode in front of it.
> browser -> Owasp Proxy -> network -> Owasp (reverse) proxy -> Httpserver
> It sounds odd that you should have such a bad performance difference.
> Have you tried eliminating the individual variables (i.e. without the client
> proxy, as well as without the reverse proxy)?
yes, that is the scenario.
and yes, i have tried with just one proxy on each side. the speeds are
good, similar to having no proxy at all. and i do find this very odd
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