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From dori <dorian.cus...@googlemail.com>
Subject Re: Server.xml config
Date Fri, 17 Jul 2009 10:07:09 GMT

If this Connector is supporting non-SSL requests, and a request is received
for which a matching <security-constraint> requires SSL transport, Catalina
will automatically redirect the request to the port number specified here

http://tomcat.apache.org/tomcat-6.0-doc/config/http.html
http://tomcat.apache.org/tomcat-6.0-doc/config/http.html 

Sorry, i shouldve looked first, ive had so many times that ive got so
confused by the doc that i assumed it would confuse me! Thanks for the
prompt!



dori wrote:
> 
> Hello all! Just a quick question. The deult connector in the server.xml
> file which comes with tomcat 6 
> 
> <Connector port="8080" protocol="HTTP/1.1" 
>                connectionTimeout="20000" 
>                redirectPort="8443" />
> 
> What is the point of the redirect port=8443 attribute. I have another
> connector for SSL which is listening on port 8442, i thought as the
> standerd port for this was 8443 (which is taken by my hosts plesk panel)
> maybe the ssl connector would add in it's secuirty layer and then pass to
> the http connector to process as normal, but as im using port 8442 for
> this and havent changed the redirect-port to that, whats is doing?!
> 
> Thanks for any help for a newcomer to tomcat!
> 
If this Connector is supporting non-SSL requests, and a request is received
for which a matching <security-constraint> requires SSL transport, Catalina
will automatically redirect the request to the port number specified here
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