Web Server Workaround for Browsers (Internet Explorer; Safari) that do not recognize HTTP Fragment Identifiers (anchor tags) from Redirect Operation (Doc ID 1172624.1)

Last updated on APRIL 03, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle iPlanet Web Server - Version 6.0 to 7.0 [Release 6.0 to 7.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Microsoft Internet Explorer (IE)
Apple Safari

***Checked for relevance on 23-Dec-2013***

Goal

To provide an alternative method for Web Server redirects, so the Fragment Identifier (or anchor tag) in the URL, (which is technically not part of the URI), will be included in the redirected URL.

This is required because IE and Safari browsers do not add the Fragment Identifier to the URL they are redirected to by the Web Server.

Solution

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