What does this warning, received while installing policy, mean? - URL includes scheme and/or port components which shall be ignored.

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Article ID: 167230

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Products

ProxySG Software - SGOS

Issue/Introduction

The customer is getting the following warning while installing policy using VPM.

Warning: 'URL includes scheme and/or port components which shall be ignored.'

What does this warning indicate?

Additionally, the Policy Installation was Successful" message never appeared.

Resolution

This warning is due to declaring HTTP and HTTPS along with the URL(s) in the category object.

For example, declaring "http://www.bluecoat.com/" in a category object would cause the warning.

To resolve the issue, edit the url(s) to remove the protocol declaration, http or https, and install the policy again.

Example: www.bluecoat.com