OAM 11g - DCC Webgate with RetainDownstreamPostData=True Returns HTTP 501 When Protected Resource Is Accessed Using FireFox.
Last updated on MARCH 17, 2015
Applies to:Oracle Access Manager - Version 22.214.171.124.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
How to work around http 501 error that occurs when accessing a resource using firefox and a detached credential collector (DCC) webgate is
configured with RetainDownstreamPostData=true This issue does not occur when using IE browser.
Environment and steps to replicate the problem
(2) OHS on which webgate is installed is configured for HTTPS/SSL
(3) Access the protected resource in firefox.
(4) HTTP 501 is thrown after entering valid credentials.
(5) The same resource when accessed via IE will get displayed correctly.
"BrowserMatch ".*MSIE.*" nokeepalive ssl-unclean-shutdown downgrade-1.0
"BrowserMatch ".*" nokeepalive ssl-unclean-shutdown downgrade-1.0
and restarting the OHS server allows firefox to access the resource without HTTP 501 error.
Sign In with your My Oracle Support account
Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started
My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a
Million Knowledge Articles and hundreds of Community platforms