Disabling Directory Listing on Oracle iPlanet Web Server Does Not Affect URIs Proxied by the WebLogic Server Proxy Plugin

(Doc ID 1545975.1)

Last updated on APRIL 03, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle iPlanet Web Server - Version 6.1 to 7.0 [Release 6.1 to 7.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


It is common to configure Oracle iPlanet Web Server 6.1 or 7.0 to disallow directory listing of directories that do not contain a defined default html page such as index.html, home.html, etc. However, after following the instructions provided in <Document 1192870.1> (How to Disable to Listing of a Directory's Contents in Oracle iPlanet Web Server), URIs serviced via proxy by the WebLogic Reverse Proxy Plugin do not necessarily have directory listing disabled.


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