Problem with HTML-resource paths using Apache Proxy - Confluence Tomcat AJP

I'm running Confluence 5.4.2 on CentOS 6.5, and trying to use Apache to serve HTTPS to the client, connecting to the Confluence standalone tomcat via AJP.

Note: I already have this setup running perfectly on the same machine with Jira.

The Apache config contains:

ProxyPass 		/confluence 	ajp://localhost:28009/confluence/

And the server.xml contains:

<Context path="/confluence" docBase="../confluence" debug="0" reloadable="false" useHttpOnly="true">
                    <!-- Logger is deprecated in Tomcat 5.5. Logging configuration for Confluence is specified in confluence/WEB-INF/classes/log4j.properties -->
                    <Manager pathname="" />
                </Context>

…

    <Connector port="28009" redirectPort="28443" enableLookups="false" protocol="AJP/1.3" URIEncoding="UTF-8" SSLEnabled="false" scheme="http" secure="false" />

The Confluence base URL is set to https://myserver.com/confluence

I can access the base URL (works over https and http), but get a confluence HTML-page containing resources (images, javascripts, css) with links/sources/URLs like

http://myserver.com/confluence/s/en_GB-1988229788/4731/0a2d13ba65b62df25186f4b87e6c642af1792689.1/_/images/logo/confluence-logo.png

(which gives a Confluence 404 error)

instead of

http://myserver.com/confluence/images/logo/confluence-logo.png(which works fine if I try to view the resource directly via the correct URL)

As far as I can see and check, I'm doing nothing else with Confluence than what is already working with Jira. Any idea or pointers what I am missing?

Best,

Thomas

1 answer

1 accepted

Duh, resolved by adding the missing "/" in the ProxyPass directive

1
ProxyPass /confluence/ ajp://localhost:28009/confluence/

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
Atlassian Community Anniversary

Happy Anniversary, Atlassian Community!

This community is celebrating its one-year anniversary and Atlassian co-founder Mike Cannon-Brookes has all the feels.

Read more
Community showcase
Kesha Thillainayagam
Posted Friday in Confluence

We want to hear how your non-technical teams are using Confluence!

Hi Community! Kesha (kay-sha) from the Confluence marketing team here! Can you share stories with us on how your non-technical (think Marketing, Sales, HR, legal, etc.) teams are using Confluen...

299 views 11 10
Join discussion

Atlassian User Groups

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find a group

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find my local user group

Unfortunately there are no AUG chapters near you at the moment.

Start an AUG

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local meet up. Learn more about AUGs

Groups near you