Tunneling result not OK, result: 'DEAD' Message While Connecting to a WebLogic Server Clustered Server (Doc ID 1273507.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 05, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Weblogic Server - Version 10.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 1-Oct-2012***

Symptoms

A client Swing application has a problem connecting to WebLogic Server during a "new InitialContext()" call. The Swing clients are tunneling http over iiop using wlclient.jar. The error observed is:

Changes

The issue is that while initializing a new InitialContext to one server; the request does not failover to the second managed server in case of outage.

Cause

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