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bouncy

Bouncy uses node's http parser innards to bounce http requests around to where they need to go in an entirely transparent way.

Use bouncy as a load balancer or http host router.

Bouncy is websocket-capable.

example

route.js

Route requests based on the host field

var bouncy = require('bouncy');

bouncy(function (req, bounce) {
    if (req.headers.host === 'beep.example.com') {
        bounce(8001);
    }
    else if (req.headers.host === 'boop.example.come') {
        bounce(8002)
    }
}).listen(8000);

bounce.js

Bounce all requests received on :8001 along to :8000

var bouncy = require('bouncy');

bouncy(function (req, bounce) {
    bounce(8000);
}).listen(8001);

bouncy(cb)

There is only one method, bouncy(cb). Your callback cb will get these arguments:

req

The node http module request object.

bounce(stream)

Call this function when you're ready to bounce the request to a stream.

The exact request that was received will be written to stream and future incoming data will be piped to and from it.

bounce(port), bounce(host, port)

These variants of bounce() are sugar for bounce(net.createConnection(port)) and bounce(net.createConnection(port, host)).

install

With npm, do:

npm install bouncy

license

MIT/X11

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