On 28 November 2012 17:54, Jamie Cameron <jcameron@webmin.com> wrote:

- instead it does a reverse DNS lookup of the IP the browser is connected to.  However, in cases like EC2 where that IP internal, it doesn't actually match the hostname the browser was using.

Couldn't you have it so that webmin checks if the hostname is a fully qualified domain name? If it is, use that, if not use the reverse IP? I know it'd be a bit of coding, but then we get the best of both worlds.