How to pass a client IP header property to on-premise CA AXA
Article ID: 116803
CA App Experience Analytics
The true IP address of a client machine is often only available via a http header property like X-Forwarded-For, X-Real-IP, X-Client-IP etc. How can the on-premise CA AXA Collector be configured to process an http header for the client IP?
CA AXA on-premise
The file .../AxC/conf/dxc.properties has property "client.ip.http.headers" which can be enabled and a comma separated list of headers to check can be added. Comments from that file: # list of custom headers where client IP may be present. This list should be sorted by # priority and DxC will pick up client IP from first header found in the http request. #client.ip.http.headers=
NOTE: This functionality is only fully available with reporting in the newly released CA AXA 17.3.2