» google_compute_target_http_proxy

Represents a TargetHttpProxy resource, which is used by one or more global forwarding rule to route incoming HTTP requests to a URL map.

To get more information about TargetHttpProxy, see:

» Example Usage - Target Http Proxy Basic

resource "google_compute_target_http_proxy" "default" {
  name    = "test-proxy"
  url_map = google_compute_url_map.default.self_link

resource "google_compute_url_map" "default" {
  name            = "url-map"
  default_service = google_compute_backend_service.default.self_link

  host_rule {
    hosts        = ["mysite.com"]
    path_matcher = "allpaths"

  path_matcher {
    name            = "allpaths"
    default_service = google_compute_backend_service.default.self_link

    path_rule {
      paths   = ["/*"]
      service = google_compute_backend_service.default.self_link

resource "google_compute_backend_service" "default" {
  name        = "backend-service"
  port_name   = "http"
  protocol    = "HTTP"
  timeout_sec = 10

  health_checks = [google_compute_http_health_check.default.self_link]

resource "google_compute_http_health_check" "default" {
  name               = "http-health-check"
  request_path       = "/"
  check_interval_sec = 1
  timeout_sec        = 1

» Argument Reference

The following arguments are supported:

  • name - (Required) Name of the resource. Provided by the client when the resource is created. The name must be 1-63 characters long, and comply with RFC1035. Specifically, the name must be 1-63 characters long and match the regular expression [a-z]([-a-z0-9]*[a-z0-9])? which means the first character must be a lowercase letter, and all following characters must be a dash, lowercase letter, or digit, except the last character, which cannot be a dash.

  • url_map - (Required) A reference to the UrlMap resource that defines the mapping from URL to the BackendService.

  • description - (Optional) An optional description of this resource.

  • project - (Optional) The ID of the project in which the resource belongs. If it is not provided, the provider project is used.

» Attributes Reference

In addition to the arguments listed above, the following computed attributes are exported:

  • id - an identifier for the resource with format projects/{{project}}/global/targetHttpProxies/{{name}}

  • creation_timestamp - Creation timestamp in RFC3339 text format.

  • proxy_id - The unique identifier for the resource.

  • self_link - The URI of the created resource.

» Timeouts

This resource provides the following Timeouts configuration options:

  • create - Default is 4 minutes.
  • update - Default is 4 minutes.
  • delete - Default is 4 minutes.

» Import

TargetHttpProxy can be imported using any of these accepted formats:

$ terraform import google_compute_target_http_proxy.default projects/{{project}}/global/targetHttpProxies/{{name}}
$ terraform import google_compute_target_http_proxy.default {{project}}/{{name}}
$ terraform import google_compute_target_http_proxy.default {{name}}

» User Project Overrides

This resource supports User Project Overrides.