My target is to set up a WMS that can be displayed with OpenLayers.
Therefore I have set up GeoServer (2.10.1) on a Windows machine (Windows Server 2008 R2) and am successful to the point that I can reach the GeoServer interface on localhost:myport/geoserver including layer previews. On the machine itself I can also reach GeoServer via mydomain.com:myport/geoserver.
But I cannot reach it either from any other computer or via QGIS GeoServer Explorer plugin...
When I copy the layer preview URL to a browser on another machine, it ends up with a
I have tried setting the proxy URL in "Global Settings" to http://www.mydomain.com, but that didn't make a difference.
There is already a xampp installation running with Apache, Tomcat & MySQL. As Tomcat is already using port 8080, I am using another port for GeoServer.
Any ideas what I'm doing wrong?