tlsgate

TLS reverse proxy
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commit a8b0330bcdd0240112f020330a990b2e9cf13742
parent df5401c0d3a20c005a7077dee7c83f85dce4f0ff
Author: Artem Kobets <artem@akobets.xyz>
Date:   Sun,  2 Aug 2020 18:50:34 +0300

figured out difference between forward and reverse proxies

Diffstat:
MREADME | 2+-
Mserve.c | 2+-
Mtlsgate.1 | 4++--
3 files changed, 4 insertions(+), 4 deletions(-)

diff --git a/README b/README @@ -1,6 +1,6 @@ tlsgate ------- -TLS proxy for unencrypted connections. +TLS reverse proxy for unencrypted connections. Can be used to set up an HTTPS connection for an HTTP server. diff --git a/serve.c b/serve.c @@ -29,7 +29,7 @@ serve( shutdown(fd, SHUT_RDWR); return; } - /* proxy - parent and child connect + /* reverse proxy - parent and child connect * encrypted socket and unencrypted socket * until one of the connections is terminated */ if (pid == 0) { diff --git a/tlsgate.1 b/tlsgate.1 @@ -1,13 +1,13 @@ .TH TLSGATE 1 2020-08-01 .SH NAME -tlsgate \- TLS proxy +tlsgate \- TLS reverse proxy .SH SYNOPSIS .B tlsgate -c cert -k key [-a ca] [-h host] -p port [-H host] [-P port] [-U file] [-n proc-num] .SH DESCRIPTION .B tlsgate -is a TLS proxy which can be used to expose an unencrypted connection. +is a TLS reverse proxy which can be used to expose an unencrypted connection. For example, to set up an HTTPS connection for an HTTP server. .SH OPTIONS .TP