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Old Root URL still works after reverse proxy setup


After setting up the Nginx SSL Reverse Proxy and seeing it works correctly, I went and tested the old link. To my dismay, it still works and allows the connection to the server not over https. I know this is not controlled by nginx but how do I disable the http connection to my rocket chat server.

Https Works Also works (but i dont want it to)

Nginx is setup to only listen for traffic on port 443 and require ssl.

Server Setup Information

  • Version of Rocket.Chat Server: 4.2
  • Operating System: Ubuntu 20.04
  • Deployment Method: Manual Install
  • Number of Running Instances: 1
  • DB Replicaset Oplog:
  • NodeJS Version: 12.18.4
  • MongoDB Version: 4.4.10
  • Proxy: nginx
  • Firewalls involved: none

Any additional Information

I did change the Root URL to the new HTTPS address. So it should not be the root URL.

Hi, add another environment variable to the service file BIND_IP=, this should fix the issue.

Thank you, this worked.

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