I have a fresh installation of Hudson, default directories and all that. I have been following This Guide

I have followed what it said, up to the actual 000-default modification. I'm sort of stuck on this part.

This is what I have as my 000-default file:

<VirtualHost *:80>
    DocumentRoot /var/www
    ServerName name
    ServerAlias name
    <Directory />
            Options FollowSymLinks
            AllowOverride None
    <Directory /var/www/>
            Options Indexes FollowSymLinks MultiViews
            AllowOverride None
            Order allow,deny
            allow from all

    ScriptAlias /cgi-bin/ /usr/lib/cgi-bin/
    <Directory "/usr/lib/cgi-bin">
            AllowOverride None
            Options +ExecCGI -MultiViews +SymLinksIfOwnerMatch
            Order allow,deny
            Allow from all

    Alias /doc/ "/usr/share/doc/"
<Directory "/usr/share/doc/">
    Options Indexes MultiViews FollowSymLinks
    AllowOverride None
    Order deny,allow
    Deny from all
    Allow from ::1/128

ProxyPass /var/lib/hudson/  http://mydomain:8080/hudson/
ProxyPassReverse /var/lib/hudson/ http://mydomain:8080/hudson/

My proxy.conf looks like:

<Proxy *>
    Order deny,allow
    Allow from all
    Allow from [mynetwork]

As the guide says, I would like to access hudson by navigating to mydomain/hudson

instead of mydomain:8080/

so far, I have changed it so that mydomain:8080/ results in a 404,

mydomain:8080/hudson actually takes me to hudson

but mydomain/hudson results in an apache error that says:

 File does not exist: /etc/apache2/var

What am I doing wrong?



You will want to change your ProxyPass and ProxyPassReverse lines to something like:

ProxyPass /hudson/  http://mydomain:8080/hudson/
ProxyPassReverse /hudson/ http://mydomain:8080/hudson/

Here's the Apache documentation:


  • It ended up being that I had to restart my server, I was restarting hudson and apache, but aparently the whole thing needed to be restarted. Now, when I go to mydomain/hudson, it re-directs me to mydomain:8080/hudson, so that works. Thanks! – Ryan Jul 12 '12 at 14:45

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