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From Eric Covener <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Changing apache default port 80 creates problem
Date Mon, 10 Jan 2011 02:43:54 GMT
2011/1/9 Γιώργος Κατωποδης <>:
> Hello all,
> I run ubuntu 10.04.1 on a virtual linode server. When i change the default
> port 80 to 8081 or 81 (because another application needs to run on the port
> 80 -nginx-) and then browse my domain name, i must write in the browser
> window (or 81) in order to go in my site. When i just
> write the ip address the browser responds with a broken link
> comment.

That's just how it works -- your browser assumes port 80 for HTTP
URL's, and if you use something else on your server your browser
doesn't guess.

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