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Posted on 2012-04-02
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My nginx configuration shows one specific URL has an upstream server address of localhost.  However the web files are not stored on the nginx server.  Why would this be like this?
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Is there a different port configured for it, so that a different server can handle those requests?

This is called reverse proxy, in that a different backend can be used to handle web requests.
Somewhat more info on the configuration is needed to answer this better.
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