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11g Portal Created From Cloning Home Page Not Working - Error: Page Metadata could not be obtained from the Portal database (Doc ID 1591434.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Portal - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


After cloning an 11g Portal installation, Forms,Reports and Discoverer are working.

The Portal URL is returning this error

Error: Page Metadata could not be obtained from the Portal database.

and this error is generated in the WLS_PORTAL diagnostic log

[2013-10-08T10:17:24.843-07:00] [WLS_PORTAL] [ERROR] [] [] [tid: content-fetcher16] [userId: ] [ecid: 207466089684,1:29198] [APP: portal] [URI: /portal/pls/portal/PORTAL.wwpob_home.redirect_to_home_page] ContentFetcher Unexpected Exception Request Connection reset name=content-fetcher16 label=pageMeta url=http:/host:ssl_port/portal/pls/portal/! time=15ms timeout=60000ms process=Reading

These URLs are returning the expected results showing that the communication between the components is OK
https://host:ssl_port/portal/pls/portal/htp.p?cbuf=test -- shows test
https://host:ssl_port/portal -- shows PPE is working


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