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From "Ariel Valentin" <>
Subject RE: Tomcat 4.1.30 HTTP->HTTPS redirect problem (second attempt)
Date Sun, 06 Jun 2004 02:01:31 GMT
What is happening once you are logged in?
Does it continue to use the secure protocol on port 8080?

Mr. Ariel S. Valentin

>From: Ryan Stewart <>
>Reply-To: "Tomcat Users List" <>
>Subject: Tomcat 4.1.30 HTTP->HTTPS redirect problem (second attempt)
>Date: Fri, 4 Jun 2004 20:24:52 -0700 (PDT)
>I posted a question about this about a week ago, but haven't seen any 
>I've set up Tomcat 4.1.30 for secure access via SSL. Unsecure port is 8080, 
>secure port is 8081. I use Tomcat for J2EE application development, and the 
>problem is related to that. Using basic authentication, things work fine. 
>When I move from an unsecure to a secure area of my application, the dialog 
>box pops up and upon entering the correct user/password, I'm redirected to 
>the secure port. However, if I change to form based authentication, when 
>trying to send me to the login form, it sends me to the unsecure port using 
>https. In other words:
>It should be sending me to 8081. Any clue why this would happen? Snippets 
>from my connectors in server.xml are below. If you need other info, just 
><Connector className="org.apache.coyote.tomcat4.CoyoteConnector" ...
>port="8080" ... redirectPort="8081" scheme="http" secure="false" ...>
>   <Factory
><Connector className="org.apache.coyote.tomcat4.CoyoteConnector" ...
>port="8009" ... redirectPort="8081" scheme="http" secure="false" ... >
>   <Factory
><Connector className="org.apache.catalina.connector.http.HttpConnector"
>port="8081" ... scheme="https" secure="true">
>   <Factory className=""
>clientAuth="false" keystoreFile=".keystore" protocol="TLS"/>
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