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  1. Confluence Data Center
  2. CONFSERVER-24226

Confluence installer ignores custom Control Port Number


    • Icon: Bug Bug
    • Resolution: Fixed
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    • 5.7.1
    • 4.1, 4.3, 5.0, 5.1, 5.2.3, 5.3, 5.5.6, 5.6.3, 5.6.1, 5.6.4, 5.6.5, 5.7
    • None
    • atlassian-confluence-4.1-x64.bin and newer version of Confluence

      Problem Description

      When opting to set custom port on new installation, the installer only picks the custom HTTP Port Number, but not for Control Port Number.

      halatas@halatas-laptop:~/Downloads/SAC/CSP-73692$ ./atlassian-confluence-4.1-x64.bin 
      Unpacking JRE ...
      Starting Installer ...
      You do not have administrator rights to this machine and as such, some installation options will not be available. Are you sure you want to continue?
      Yes [y, Enter], No [n]
      This will install Confluence 4.1 on your computer.
      OK [o, Enter], Cancel [c]
      Choose the appropriate installation or upgrade option.
      Please choose one of the following:
      Express Install (uses default settings) [1], Custom Install (recommended for advanced users) [2], Upgrade an existing Confluence installation [3, Enter]
      Where should Confluence 4.1 be installed?
      Default location for Confluence data
      Configure which ports Confluence will use.
      Confluence requires two TCP ports that are not being used by any other
      applications on this machine. The HTTP port is where you will access
      Confluence through your browser. The Control port is used to Startup and
      Shutdown Confluence.
      Use default ports (HTTP: 8090, Control: 8000) - Recommended [1, Enter], Set custom value for HTTP and Control ports [2]
      HTTP Port Number
      Control Port Number
      Extracting files ...
      Please wait a few moments while Confluence starts up.
      Launching Confluence ...
      Installation of Confluence 4.1 is complete
      Your installation of Confluence 4.1 is now ready and can be accessed via
      your browser.
      Confluence 4.1 can be accessed at http://localhost:8410
      Finishing installation ...
      halatas@halatas-laptop:~/Downloads/SAC/CSP-73692$ grep port conf-install/conf/server.xml 
      <Server port="8000" shutdown="SHUTDOWN" debug="0">
              <Connector className="org.apache.coyote.tomcat4.CoyoteConnector" port="8410" minProcessors="5"
              <Connector port="8443" maxHttpHeaderSize="8192"

      Change the control port number manually as described here

            tthanhdang Tung Dang
            halatas HuseinA
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