Mastodon behind an Apache reverse proxy

I’ve noticed a lot of new Mastodon server admins struggling to get Mastodon, either inside or outside of Docker, to properly work behind an Apache reverse proxy. A lot of them seem to be running into “ERR_TOO_MANY_REDIRECTS” or “403 Forbidden”. As the recommended configuation is behind Nginx there isn’t much documentation for getting this working with Apache. Although I run my main private instance through Nginx, I do run an a very small public instance behind Apache....

Sunday, 20 November 2022 · 1 min · Paul Smith