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Why Doesn't Oracle Access Manager 11g R2PS2 (OAM 11.1.2.2) WebGate Pass REMOTE_USER To Backend JBoss Application? (Doc ID 1917283.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 07, 2019

Applies to:

COREid Access - Version 10.1.4.3.0 and later
Oracle Access Manager - Version 11.1.2.2.0 and later
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Goal

An application has been integrated with Oracle Access Manager (OAM) SSO with the following components:


When an OAM-protected JBoss application resource is accessed via the Apache webserver, after OAM SSO login the application fails to display the page because it does not find REMOTE_USER variable available in the HTTP request.

If the following is added to the Apache configuration then REMOTE_USER is set and application access is successful:


Why is this Apache configuration required?

Why isn't WebGate passing the REMOTE_USER value to the back end JBoss Application Server?

Solution

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