Cannot change Base URL to reserved domain name

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  1. JIRA 5.0.2 was recently installed, or your existing JIRA was upgraded to 5.0.2
  2. You are attempting to commit a change to your baseURL setting in the General Configuration page and receiving a You must set a valid base URL message
    1. Any domain name that ends with a .colo, .loc, .local, or any other TLD that is not defined will fall prey to this bug.


The field checker for that field has a constraint that is too tight, as reported in  JRA-27777 - Getting issue details... STATUS .


Currently, the only known workaround is to declare your Base URL using the dotted quad octet, i.e.

Last modified on Feb 23, 2016

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