Crash Occurs When Manually Generating A PAC File From A PAT File on Oracle iPlanet Web Proxy Server Admin Console (Doc ID 1339144.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 05, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle iPlanet Web Proxy Server - Version: 4.0 and later   [Release: 4.0 and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

A blank page is displayed after clicking [Generate PAC] button to generate a PAC file manually in the Oracle iPlanet Web Proxy Server Admin Console.

EXPECTED BEHAVIOR
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A good result page should display after using [Generate PAC] button to generate a PAC file.

STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:

See http://download.oracle.com/docs/cd/E21692_01/821-1882/adyow/index.html
Follow the steps in the section "To manually generate a PAC file from a PAT file"
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  • configure Proxy Array settings for Proxy version 4.0.16 or earlier, using the documented steps 1 and 2.
  • click [Generate PAC] button, as per step 3.
  • a PAC Generation screen is shown as mentioned in step 3.
  • click [OK] button (Steps 4 and 5 are optional.  Input nothing in the [Custom logic file:]field and [Default route:] field for these steps.)
  • a blank screen is displayed with a "no success message" error.
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Cause

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