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Module to remove IP from apache2's logs

This package provides the removeip module for the Apache 2 webserver. This module allows for overwriting Apache's environment variable REMOTE_ADDR with a fixed value. This is necessary to anonymize all logs written by Apache and to prevent web applications from accessing the original IP address.

Please be advised that activating this module may cause unexpected side effects to the behavior of your web applications.


Package version:1.0b-5


mod_removeip - remove information about the remote IP

This module throws away the information on the remote IP and
hostname right at the beginning of handling the request.  That means
its not logged, is not available to any web apps, and can't leak
into error logs and the like.

This is written for use on servers with a strict policy on
protecting the identity of their users.  If the Spooks come 


## To activate mod_removeip, do:

 -- Apache 1.33

cp /usr/share/doc/libapache-mod-removeip/examples/mod_removeip.conf /etc/apache{-VERSION}/conf.d/

and restart apache

 -- Apache2

a2enmod removeip && /etc/init.d/apache2 force-reload

## Some details about mod_removeip and web apps/access restrictions:

Most of all, it means that any IP address based access restriction or
other security measure


libapache-mod-removeip (1.0b-5) unstable; urgency=medium

  * Removed apache1 packaging (Closes: #429129) 

 -- Micah Anderson <>  Sun, 29 Jul 2007 14:38:58 -0400

libapache-mod-removeip (1.0b-4) unstable; urgency=low

  * Fixed FTBFS if built twice in a row (Closes: #424499)
  * Updated README.Debian to have correct apache2 a2enmod line

 -- Micah Anderson <>  Sat,


1.0b Removed the debian folder

1.0a Arranged the apache 1.3 and 2.0 stuff into subdirectories so th


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