Deleting a table in Sites Explorer fails with "Request Authentication failed" (Doc ID 2074442.1)

Last updated on MARCH 22, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Sites - Version 11.1.1.8.0 to 12.2.1.0.0 [Release FatWire]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Deleting tables via Sites Explorer fails in 11.1.1.8.0.

When the issue occurs, no error is reported in Sites Explorer, but only a dialog with no message is shown. However at the same time, on the server side, sites.log reports the following error.

 Steps to reproduce:

  1. connect to the WCS server via Sites Explorer with SiteGod user (e.g. ContentServer)
  2. From navigation tree, choose a table which you want to delete
  3. right click on it, and choose [Delete]->[Table]
  4. click [Yes] in the "Drop Table" dialog
    --> "Result" dialog is shown with no message (blank), but the target table still remains in the server.
    --> Also, the error described above reported in sites.log

 

Cause

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