[mythtv-users] Securing Mythweb (SOLVED!)
lifter89 at comcast.net
Sat Apr 5 01:57:23 UTC 2008
Joe Ripley wrote:
> On Mon, Mar 31, 2008 at 8:20 PM, Harry Devine <lifter89 at comcast.net> wrote:
>> Well, my Myth box is 192.168.1.200 and my laptop is 192.168.1.102. From
>> the laptop I can connect without a prompt going to
>> http://hjdmyth/mythweb. From the same laptop, if I go to
>> <blah,blah,blah>.dyndns.org/mythweb (I masked out the first part; not
>> really important or relevant), I get prompted, then once the MythWeb
>> page shows up, I see the address bar change to hjdmyth/mythweb. I get
>> the same thing when I try from my office PC, except the page doesn't
>> show up. I get "page cannot be displayed".
>> Does that make sense?
> This sounds like you have a location re-direct or a Rewrite going on.
> Check your Rewrite rules in your Apache config for mythweb. If in
> doubt, post the whole thing here and we can take a look. Also, make
> sure there's no .htaccess files hanging around that may contain
> Rewrite rules.
OK, everyone, I fixed it. My httpd.conf file had UseCanonicalName set
to On. I set it to off and now everything works as expected: No
password prompts from internal IPs, and username authentication from
I hope this helps someone! Thanks for the help!
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