Issues about KeepAlive between Apache Plug-In and WebLogic Server (Doc ID 1333570.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 05, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle WebLogic Server - Version 9.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 30-Jun-2014***

Symptoms

Customer reports that in their environment, after WebLogic Server is running for a while, the network administrator will see there are many connections staying in FIN_WAIT2 state on the WLS side and CLOSE_WAIT state on the Apache side.

Customer environment includes 50+ WLS instances and several Apache servers, as well as some F5 load balancers between WLS and Apache.

The Apache httpd.conf include the following lines:

Cause

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