[mythtv-users] Absolute links in mythweb

Michael Heironimus mkh01 at earthlink.net
Tue Apr 4 00:25:20 UTC 2006

On Mon, Apr 03, 2006 at 04:51:25PM -0700, Ben Holt wrote:
> I recently upgraded from 0.18 to 0.19 and along the way discovered
> that mythweb, at least in its Debian packaged form, is now using
> absolute instead of relative links throughout.
> Outside my LAN mythweb is made available through a reverse proxy from
> my LAN's main web server at an URL such as
> https://www.mylansserver.com/mythtv while within the LAN it is
> available directly from my myth server with an URL like
> http://mymythserver.  As you might imagine the change to absolute
> links completely breaks mythweb access via my reverse proxy.
> Can someone suggest a relatively simple fix for this?  Any idea what
> the rational for changing from relative to absolute links was?

Use mod_proxy_html to rewrite the content as it passes through the

Or add /mythtv as another path to the same files on the MythTV server
and try proxying to that.

Michael Heironimus

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