I've set up nodebb with apache (Apache/2.4.25 Ubuntu)as the reverse proxy going by the instructions at https://docs.nodebb.org/configuring/proxies/apache/ .
I'm using the minimal apache vhost configuration from that post, and I have the following mods enabled:
As you can see all of
are enabled. However I am getting a lot of these errors in the apache log:
[Mon Oct 23 18:23:55.240861 2017] [proxy:error] [pid 4120] (111)Connection refused: AH00957: HTTP: attempt to connect to 127.0.0.1:4567 (127.0.0.1) failed
[Mon Oct 23 18:23:55.240894 2017] [proxy_http:error] [pid 4120] [client 126.96.36.199:57676] AH01114: HTTP: failed to make connection to backend: 127.0.0.1, referer: http://<different nodebb URLs for my domain>
Although in general the forum works users are complaining that at times they are getting the orange 'your connection has been dropped' boxes in nodebb.
Any idea what's causing this issue?
teh_g last edited by
@arkandel Make sure the URL listed in your config.json match the URL being used to navigate to the site.
@teh_g It does. I double checked just now.
Any other ideas?
teh_g last edited by teh_g
@arkandel The error mentions the loopback address. Make sure that 127.0.0.1 resolves to the localhost? That would be my only other guess. Though if loopback was busted there would probably be more issues.
Also, for sanity, really make sure the URL matches. https, www, etc all need to match. I had to setup a forward to send https://www.gamingexodus.com to https://gamingexodus.com since my URL value did not contain www in config.json.
@teh_g I had same issue . I fixed thank you