httpd-users mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From "Krist van Besien" <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Unwanted URL rewriting - apache replaces server name with ip in address bar
Date Tue, 08 May 2007 10:43:31 GMT
On 5/6/07, akhayyami <> wrote:
>   I have a problem with one of my servers; When I enter
> in address bar (IE & Firefox), apache replaces the
> server name (e.g. with an ip address. I tried with &
> without virtual hosts but no chance. I also tried UseCanonicalName with yes
> & no. How can I disable this?

It is probably not apache that is doing this. A browser will change
the adress line when it gets a "redirect" as response to its request.
This redirect could wel be generated by your tomcat application.
Use firefox with the "LiveHTTPHeaders" extention to see where you are
getting redirects.


Bremgarten b. Bern, Switzerland
A: It reverses the normal flow of conversation.
Q: What's wrong with top-posting?
A: Top-posting.
Q: What's the biggest scourge on plain text email discussions?

The official User-To-User support forum of the Apache HTTP Server Project.
See <URL:> for more info.
To unsubscribe, e-mail:
   "   from the digest:
For additional commands, e-mail:

View raw message