Bug 61239

Summary: Apach2 configtest does not warn on invalid hostname
Product: Apache httpd-2 Reporter: Daniel <daniel>
Component: CoreAssignee: Apache HTTPD Bugs Mailing List <bugs>
Status: NEW ---    
Severity: normal    
Priority: P2    
Version: 2.5-HEAD   
Target Milestone: ---   
Hardware: PC   
OS: Linux   

Description Daniel 2017-06-29 17:39:20 UTC
When you create a virtual host, with a hostname that does not meet RFC standards, configtest should at least warn that the hostname is not valid.

Creating a virtual host with an underscore in the hostname will end up with apache2 throwing a 400 error, with no other useful information.