Bug 479809 - CUPS web interface admin URLs are incorrect
CUPS web interface admin URLs are incorrect
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: cups (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Tim Waugh
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Reported: 2009-01-13 04:42 EST by Tim Waugh
Modified: 2009-09-02 07:25 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2009-09-02 07:25:43 EDT
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Description Tim Waugh 2009-01-13 04:42:51 EST
Description of problem:
When a CUPS server's domain name maps to locally for the server, the URLs it provides in the web interface look like "".  The domain name should be used in the URLs instead.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Edit /etc/hosts so that the local domain name is resolved as
3.Now go to http://cups-server:631/ and try to perform administration tasks.
Actual results:
Hyperlinks point to local (client) machine instead of server.

Expected results:
Hyperlinks point to CUPS server.

Additional info:
Easy fix.
Comment 5 errata-xmlrpc 2009-09-02 07:25:43 EDT
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on therefore solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.


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