I believe this is a browser issue. If you can try this using 2 IE browser, you
will see that both domain can be accessed without logging ecah other out.
The problem exists in Netscape 7.1 on, but not 7.0
Mozilla 1.4/1.5 will have the same problem.
When you login to admin gui, the browser stores these cookies : JSESSIONID and
In Netscape 7.1, the site for the cookie is stored as just the
hostname, but not the port number. In Netscape 7.0.2 the site name contains port
number as well. Hence this problem is seen in Netscape 7.1 onward but not on 7.0.2.
Cookies are not identified by port number by Mozilla/Netscape intentionally -
Following bugs have been filed on Mozilla asking for a change to this behaviour.
However, these bugs are not being fixed.
The following comments describe the decision of not storing port number :
Also look at http://sillydog.org/forum/viewtopic.php?t=6746
To work around this problem, try accessing by
Will continue to see how admin gui can fix this, marked as enhancement for now.