File Download Using HTTPS Protocol With IE 8 Via Webcache Fails With "Internet Explorer Cannot Display The Webpage"

(Doc ID 1377481.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 25, 2017

Applies to:

Web Cache - Version 11.1.1.0.0 to 11.1.1.3.0 [Release Oracle11g]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Issue reported was "Internet Explorer Cannot Display The Webpage".

Unable to download <filename> from <server name>.
The connection with the server was reset

Error does not reproduce with following conditions:


Unix/Linux Testcase:
1. Create testfile. (Filename extension "xls" is used so IE will prompt to save and download the file)

cd $ORACLE_INSTANCE/config/OHS/ohs1/htdocs
dd if=/dev/zero of=large.xls bs=1M count=560

2. Access large.xls and select save file option to reproduce error

https://<WebCacheServer>:<WC port>/large.xls


Cause

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