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RE: svn over HTTPS works everywhere but on the server host itself

From: <Ullrich.Jans_at_elektrobit.com>
Date: Wed, 18 Mar 2009 09:01:36 +0100

Pat Farrell wrote:
> Konstantin Kolinko wrote:
>> Are you able to access https://localhost/ with a web browser?
> Not with a real browser, its headless.
>> wget --no-check-certificate https://www.pfarrell.com/
> Interesting. That works if I comment out the /etc/hosts
> assignment of www.pfarrell.com to localhost.
> It fails if I leave it commented in.
> Same external command, different resolution of name:
> wget --no-check-certificate https://www.pfarrell.com/
> --2009-03-18 00:29:37-- https://www.pfarrell.com/ Resolving
> www.pfarrell.com... Connecting to
> www.pfarrell.com||:443... failed: Connection refused.

Can you check your Apache config on which addresses it listens on port 443?

You should have a line in your /etc/hosts that points to the "real" IP of your server, not the - comment out the, then add the "www www.pfarrell.com" to the end of the line with the real IP.

Now try again. :-)

> I did that because the self signed cert was causing assorted
> whining when I did a "sudo" command.
> $ su
> sudo: unable to resolve host www

No idea why it does that.

> This all used to work fine with Debian Etch

I guess now it's time to post your Apache config... :-)

Best regards

Ullrich Jans

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