After only a few minutes SOA web service references start failing with Read Timeout errors OWS-00545, OWS-12042, OWS-04086 and OWS-04115 (Doc ID 2143623.1)

Last updated on MAY 31, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle SOA Suite - Version 11.1.1.7.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms


SOA composite invoking an external web service reference that passes through an F5 load balancer.

After running a sequence of requests for 10 - 15 minutes, the service calls start failing with 'read timeout' errors.  After pausing the test and resuming, the requests will again succeed for 10 - 15 minutes before failing again.

ERROR
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OWS-00545, OWS-12042, OWS-04086, OWS-04115

Cause

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