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<code>url-downloader.wikimedia.org:8080</code> points to eqiad for backward-compatibility.
<code>url-downloader.wikimedia.org:8080</code> points to eqiad for backward-compatibility.
In MediaWiki configuration, it would be typically obtained via <code>$wmfLocalServices['urldownloader']</code> (which also provides an appropriate proxy URL on beta).


== See also ==
== See also ==

Latest revision as of 02:42, 4 November 2021

url-downloader is a Squid caching proxy for HTTP requests. It was originally created for MediaWiki's upload-by-URL functionality.

Service

See also url_downloader in Puppet.
  • For eqiad: Hosted on urldownloader100[12].wikimedia.org
  • For codfw: Hosted on urldownloader200[12].wikimedia.org

In both datacenters only one url-downloader is active at any time, and is pointed at via the DNS record for url-downloader.$DC.wikimedia.org, and exposed at url-downloader.$DC.wikimedia.org:8080.

url-downloader.wikimedia.org:8080 points to eqiad for backward-compatibility.

In MediaWiki configuration, it would be typically obtained via $wmfLocalServices['urldownloader'] (which also provides an appropriate proxy URL on beta).

See also