http

URL for insecure connections

Syntax

--http host:port

Description

http specifies the interface port and optional address or host name.

Parameters

host

Host name or IP address of the machine running the server instance. If you do not specify the host, the server binds to any available interface.

port

Port number used by the server instance to accept connections. Bind to any available port by specifying 0.

Examples

Restrict access to the HTTP interface for local clients only on port 9910.

--http localhost:9910

Bind to any free port. The bound address is written to $INSTANCE/endpoint/https.

--http 0

Bind to a specific IP address and port.

--http 234.27.101.3:9920

Bind to a specific host name on any free port

--http my.hostname.com:0