Oracle Traffic Director - How To Construct URI Patterns So That They Are Matched To The Start Of A Request URI (Doc ID 2086849.1)

Last updated on APRIL 06, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Traffic Director - Version 11.1.1.6 and later
Oracle iPlanet Web Server - Version 7.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

In Oracle Traffic Director and Oracle iPlanet Web Server, we often use regular expression to define URI matching patterns to limit the instruction of directives to a confined set. For example, in below excerpt of obj.conf, we use "$uri =~ "/apex" ",  $uri =~ "/webcenter", etc to differentiate the traffic so that they are routed to appropriate origin servers for processing:


For such situation, how to configure the OTD (or iPlanet web server) so that the requests are routed correctly to the origin or backend servers?

Solution

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