I am trying to set up confluence instance as an application within a Joomla site.
with the root being Joomla
I have set up tomcat to work with IIS 7 and am using ajp_iis isapi redirects from instructions from this site
Authentication is anonymous
server xml file is
server port="8000" shutdown="SHUTDOWN" debug="0">
<Connector className="org.apache.coyote.tomcat4.CoyoteConnector" port="8090" minProcessors="5"
enableLookups="false" redirectPort="8443" acceptCount="10" debug="0" connectionTimeout="20000"
<Connector port="8009" address="127.0.0.1" enableLookups="false" redirectPort="8443" protocol="c:\ajp_iis\1.3" tomcatAuthentication="false" URIEncoding="UTF-8" />
<Engine name="Standalone" defaultHost="localhost" debug="0">
<Host name="localhost" debug="0" appBase="webapps" unpackWARs="true" autoDeploy="false">
<Context path="/confluence" docBase="../confluence" debug="0" reloadable="false">
<!-- Logger is deprecated in Tomcat 5.5. Logging configuration for Confluence is specified in confluence/WEB-INF/classes/log4j.properties -->
<Manager pathname="" />
When trying to get to the confluence/ site I get a 403 access denied error
I have placed a phpinfo file in there and php details are output. I therefore know that there is not a rights issue.
Any ideas, I have tried clearing logs, resetting browser cache, driking copious amounts of coffee and still i cannot access. Is there anything that can be stripped out of the server.xml
Hi Steve, personally I really hate AJP, I lost my temper many times with it... then my live changed when I discovered ARR, you can see how this configuration is set here. It says JIRA there, but the steps are exactly the same for Confluence.
I hope it helps.
It seems that the CSS of the page is not rendering, I saw it happening in the past and the problem was related to the parameters proxyName and proxyPort missing in the server.xml file (step 5 here). You may want to double check this setting, remember that you need to restart Confluence in case you need to edit any configuration file.
Hi Steve, I couldn't agree more with your suggestion, I opened this request to update our docs: https://jira.atlassian.com/browse/CONFDEV-26221
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