Configuring limesurvey 2.05 behind a reverseproxy on a DMZ ...

2 years 9 months ago #110222 by achecchini

I'm trying to configure an instance of LimeSurvey behind a proxy server (apache).
The aim is to gain users access to surveys from a public address in a DMZ, while administrator users access only via the internal intranet network.

In practice, public users accessing surveys from an address like:

while administrators operate on an address like:


I would to dispatch surveys address matching the "public" address, like

I tried (following the manual) to change the config.php by adding the lines:

'Components' => array (
'Request' => array (
'HostInfo' => '',

I get the desired result, BUT with this configuration every operation performed by administration interface get out errors because prefixed by the URL address of the administration's public website.

Infact for a typical path of the administration as:


I obtain:

generating an error.

Has anyone ever tried to engage in a similar configuration. Have you to suggest solutions to overcome the problem?

Thanks in advance for any replies ...

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2 years 1 month ago #117218 by svenrickelt

that's also a problem for me.
Has anybody solved this or is there a workaround?


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