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How to configure two apps over same domain

Hello everyone,

I have an environment with 3 containers and I also have a domain www.example.com with my app in production.

I would like to implement mediawiki with the pattern address like www.exemple.com/wiki

I tried to redirect any call for www.exemple.com/wiki to my mediwiki container and it works, but the address changes to www.exemple.com:8080/wiki

This is my compose file:

...
app:
  build: ./app
  command: python manage.py runserver 0.0.0.0:8000
  ports:
   - 8000:8000

nginx:
  build: ./nginx
  ports:
    - 80:80
    - 443:443

wiki:
 build: ./wiki
 ports:
   - 8080:80

And this is the nginx.conf

upstream example {
    server app:8000;
}

upstream wiki {
    server wiki:80;
}

server {

    listen 80;
    
    client_header_timeout 3000;
    client_body_timeout 3000;
    fastcgi_read_timeout 3000;
    client_max_body_size 32m;
    fastcgi_buffers 8 128k;
    fastcgi_buffer_size 128k;

    location / {
        proxy_pass http://example;
        proxy_set_header X-Forwarded-For $proxy_add_x_forwarded_for;
        proxy_set_header Host $host;
        proxy_redirect off;
    }

    location /static/ {
        alias /home/app/web/static/;
    }

    location /wiki {
        proxy_pass http://wiki;
        rewrite ^/wiki(.*) /$1 break;
    }
}

There is a way to configure it and stop showing its port address? What i’m missing? if there is a better way to do that, I’m open to suggestions.

Thanks


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Hello,

Your configuration looks correct actually.

What happens when you visit your IP address on port 80?

You can take a look at this answer here but your approach is also correct:

https://www.digitalocean.com/community/questions/how-to-host-multiple-docker-containers-on-a-single-droplet-with-nginx-reverse-proxy