Serve java application on port 8080 as default and blog.mydomain on port 80

  • Posted April 16, 2014


My full application is a mix of a Wordpress blog and a Java application.

I’m running Apache and Apache Tomcat on the same droplet. In this way, if I try it runs my Wordpress blog, and if I try it runs my Java application. Both applications are running fine.

But what I need is:

Is there anyway to do that with DNS or a virtual server? I’m very confused of how do I configure my Apache server to do that.

Thanks a lot.


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in which file you add the configurations?


No, but I made it. <br> <br>For some reason I had to execute this: <br> <br>a2enmod proxy_http <br> <br>Now it’s working. <br> <br>Thanks to you all.

Is there any output in /var/log/apache2/error.log

Thanks a lot! I’m almost there! <br> <br>The is working fine!! So, it’s 50% success! <br> <br>But the is returning this: <br> <br>– <br> <br>Internal Server Error <br> <br>The server encountered an internal error or misconfiguration and was unable to complete your request. <br> <br>Please contact the server administrator, [no address given] and inform them of the time the error occurred, and anything you might have done that may have caused the error. <br> <br>More information about this error may be available in the server error log. <br> <br>Apache/2.2.22 (Ubuntu) Server at Port 80 <br> <br>– <br> <br>Is there anything missing?

Listen 80 <br>< VirtualHost *:80> <br>ServerName <br> <br>ProxyRequests Off <br> <br>< Proxy *> <br>Order Deny,Allow <br>Allow from all <br>< /Proxy> <br> <br>ProxyPass / http://localhost:8080/ <br>ProxyPassReverse / http://localhost:8080/ <br>< /Virtualhost> <br> <br>Those < > tag just got eaten …

You can’t setup apache and tomcat both on port 80 <br> <br>But you can setup both domain on apache with <br> proxying localhost:8080 <br> <br>The following command should be enough to to enable mod_proxy (ubuntu) <br>sudo a2enmod proxy <br> <br>Then change your site config file to something like this: <br> <br>Listen 80 <br><VirtualHost *:80> <br>ServerName <br> <br>ProxyRequests Off <br> <br><Proxy *> <br> Order Deny,Allow <br> Allow from all <br></Proxy> <br> <br>ProxyPass / http://localhost:8080/ <br>ProxyPassReverse / http://localhost:8080/ <br></VirtualHost> <br> <br><VirtualHost *:80> <br>’s configs …
<br></VirtualHost> <br> <br>You have to install & enable mod_proxy