#1343 new
Alexander Khazanovitch

IPv6 client connecting to Play

Reported by Alexander Khazanovitch | December 28th, 2011 @ 01:47 PM

Hi I am using Play 1.2.4 and I have a problem connecting from IPv6 client to Play.
I get exception:

2011 Oct 30 13:47:22 MAJOR: play.exceptions.UnexpectedException: Unexpected Error
... 2011 Oct 30 13:47:22 MAJOR: Caused by: java.lang.NumberFormatException: For input string: ""

2011 Oct 30 13:47:22 MAJOR: at java.lang.NumberFormatException.forInputString(NumberFormatException.java:48)

2011 Oct 30 13:47:22 MAJOR: at java.lang.Integer.parseInt(Integer.java:470)

2011 Oct 30 13:47:22 MAJOR: at java.lang.Integer.parseInt(Integer.java:499)

2011 Oct 30 13:47:22 MAJOR: at play.server.PlayHandler.parseRequest(PlayHandler.java:594)

I see in source file there is parsing for host header and the code assumes that if there is ":" in host then it should be IPv4:port
I assume that it crashes on NumberFormatException because in IPv6 zeros can be ommitted for example: 2001:db8:85a3::8a2e:370:7334


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