I was following these two tutorials

  1. Item 3https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/how-to-set-up-apache-virtual-hosts-on-ubuntu-18-04
  2. https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/install-tomcat-9-ubuntu-1804

But I need to host multiple websites with multiple tomcat servers. For example, I want to access my domain example1.com/manager/html and example2.com/manager/html, and users will visit example1.com and example2.com without using the port number.

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Hi there @ranadepto,

You need to set up separate virtual hosts for each domain name.

You can follow the steps on how to do that here:


Your virtual host would look like this:

<VirtualHost *:80>

    ServerName www.example.com
    ServerAlias example.com

    ProxyPreserveHost On

    ProxyPass /
    ProxyPassReverse /


That way you will specify your domain names as the server name for each Vhost and change the proxy rules depending on your backend port.

Hope that this helps!

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