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'CORE3261: Crash occurred in NSAPI SAF set-default-type' on Oracle iPlanet Webserver V7.0.9 & V7.0.10 Running on RedHat Linux Platform Crashes on Setting Iso Charset (Doc ID 1307628.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 13, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle iPlanet Web Server - Version 7.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Oracle Iplanet Web Server 7.0.9 or 7.0.10 releases crash when attempting to GET HTTP content


"set-default-type" is a web server saf which allows a user to set the default
type for charset, content-encoding and content-language.

However use of this function on RedHat causes the web server to crash.

To Reproduce

Create fresh install and enable the function in the appropriate obj.conf file. e.g.

ObjectType fn="set-default-type" charset="iso_8859-1" lang="en-us"

Then make a request a simple request,

The request will fail and the error log with show:

[24/Jan/2011:17:05:43] catastrophe ( <PID>): CORE3260: Server crash detected (signal SIGSEGV)
[24/Jan/2011:17:05:43] info ( <PID>): CORE3261: Crash occurred in NSAPI SAF set-default-type

The problem stack will look like this:




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