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Sitemap.xml created incorrectly with reverse proxy

Chris Z.
on 7/11/15, 9:54 AM 2,121 views

Using the fresh Odoo installation I configured website, all went fine apart from the fact that sitemap.xml is pointing to localhost:port rather than address defined at web.base.url parameter (it was defined after the website configuration). 

As a site effect each time I login as admin to the system I am redirect to localhost. I setup web.buase.url.freeze to True but is does not help.

I deleted  sitemap.xml from attachments few times other last 2 days but with no improvement.

The system is installed with reverse proxy Nginx.

Anybody has experience with this type of the problem?


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Axel Mendoza
On 7/13/15, 4:45 AM

That's a problem of the running type of Odoo server(Gevent, Threaded or Prefork), they have the responsability of correctly handle reverse proxy headers like:



X-Forwarded-Proto or X-FORWARDED-PROTO

to correctly build wsgi environ. You still need to pass those headers from nginx to Odoo server.

Chris Z.
On 7/13/15, 1:08 PM

Indeed I did not setup that part in conf file. Thanks a lot!

I am having this issue. How did you resolve it. What parameter name did you put in the config file? The answer here is not clear enough. Thanks

Chidozie Kingsley Okonkwo
on 5/1/16, 9:55 AM

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Asked: 7/11/15, 9:54 AM
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