When Forcing 11g to use Basic Authentication by adding _dav to a URL of a weblayout document, the Document is not Found

(Doc ID 1586095.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Content - Version 11.1.1.6.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : 11.1.1.6.0 version, Content Server

ACTUAL BEHAVIOR
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When following Oracle Documentation to force basic authentication by adding '_dav" to a url:http://docs.oracle.com/cd/E23943_01/doc.1111/e10624/servers.htm
The weblogic authentication page is displayed, but after entering credentials, a blank page is displayed.

EXPECTED BEHAVIOR
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It is expected when following Oracle Documentation to force basic authentication that basic authentication complete properly

STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Add '_dav' to the url of a document like this:
http://host:16200/_dav/cs/groups/retu_m/documents/test/mdaw/mdex/~edisp/test.jpg
2. Enter credentails
3. Blank Page is displayed

BUSINESS IMPACT
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The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot use basic authentication

Cause

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