HTTP Provider to redirect customers to your website

This is a small http provider that will allow you to redirect customers to a sepcified URL instead of displaying the current Wowza Streaming Engine version.

Set this up in your conf/VHost.xml just before the com.wowza.wms.http.HTTPServerVersion provider within the 8086 port as follows:


You will also need to add a property into the last Properties section of your VHost.xml file


This property allows you to set the URL where the request will be redirected to. If this is not set it defaults to

You can compile from the source below or download the zip file which has a jar file within it.

Redirection Class


import com.wowza.wms.http.*;
import com.wowza.wms.vhost.*;

public class Redirection extends HTTProvider2Base
	public void onHTTPRequest(IVHost vhost, IHTTPRequest req, IHTTPResponse resp)
		if (!doHTTPAuthentication(vhost, req, resp))
		String destinationURL = vhost.getProperties().getPropertyStr("wowzaGuruRedirectHTTPWebURL", "");
		resp.setHeader("Location", destinationURL);

You can download the zip file here.

Comments are closed.