How to get HTTP POST request to apache server through Nginx reverse proxy ?

Posted July 19, 2018 11.6k views
NginxApacheUbuntu 18.04

Setup summary:

  1. Nginx configured as reverse proxy with SSL.
  2. Apache listening on port 8080.

I am able to receive request on apache through Nginx, but all my POST request are coming to 8080 as GET. – POST

I need the same POST to be received on “

Nginx configuration :

    location / {
        proxy_redirect off;
        proxy_read_timeout 60s;

        proxy_set_header Host $host;
        proxy_set_header X-Real-IP  $remote_addr;
        proxy_set_header X-Forwarded-For $proxy_add_x_forwarded_for;

Can someone please guide me the required configuration.

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