SOAPFaultException: Exception during processing: java.io.IOException (Doc ID 1128757.1)

Last updated on JUNE 09, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Weblogic Server - Version: 10.0 and later   [Release: and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When you try to invoke a Webservice deployed on Websphere from WebLogic you may notice the below issue:

javax.xml.rpc.soap.SOAPFaultException: Exception during processing: java.io.IOException: Received a response from url: "xxx.com" which did not have a valid SOAP content-type: text/plain. (see Fault Detail for stacktrace)
at weblogic.webservice.core.ClientDispatcher.receive(ClientDispatcher.java:317)
at weblogic.webservice.core.ClientDispatcher.dispatch(ClientDispatcher.java:147)
at weblogic.webservice.core.DefaultOperation.invoke(DefaultOperation.java:473)
at weblogic.webservice.core.DefaultOperation.invoke(DefaultOperation.java:459)
at weblogic.webservice.core.rpc.CallImpl.invoke(CallImpl.java:569)
at weblogic.webservice.core.rpc.CallImpl.invoke(CallImpl.java:422)

The flow is as below:
Weblogic(Webservice)--->VPN------>FireWall----->Apache------->Websphere

Changes

N/A

Cause

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