View our GitHub

Please visit sails-docs on GitHub to view documentation on your mobile device.

Edit Page


If "trust proxy" is enabled, this variable contains the IP addresses in this request's "X-Forwarded-For" header as an array of the IP address strings. Otherwise an empty array is returned.




If a request contains a header: "X-Forwarded-For: client, proxy1, proxy2":

// -> ["client", "proxy1", "proxy2"]`

// ("proxy2" is the furthest "down-stream" IP address)

Is something missing?

If you notice something we've missed or could be improved on, please follow this link and submit a pull request to the sails-docs repo. Once we merge it, the changes will be reflected on the website the next time it is deployed.


We wrote a book!

Get early access to the book
with promotion code: mcneildoc

Get the Book