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Problem with Remote Address Filter

Pete Neu
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Joined: Feb 18, 2005
Posts: 86
Hello,

I trying to restrict the access to my application with the Remote Address valve. When I enter two comma seperated ip adresses to the allow list I get this error:

Allow is invalid. Need to include the admin's IP address.

I tried to enter it with the admin application. I use tomcat version 5.5.9
Scott Dunbar
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Joined: Sep 23, 2004
Posts: 245
I've not done this through the admin console but the error seems to tell you what is going on - the machine on which you're running the browser to access the admin console must be on the "allowed" list too. If it is all on the same machine it might be 127.0.0.1 or the primary IP address of your machine.


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