An HTTP 503 Error Occurs When Accessing the Weblayout File

(Doc ID 2172893.1)

Last updated on MAY 14, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Content - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


WebCenter Content

An HTTP 503 error will be generated when consuming the webalyout file of an item.

This can occur when when clicking the Web Location link in the item's DOC_INFO page.

And it can occur when consuming the file directly through a browser like:


The following error appears in the content server logs:

The vault file can still be accessed.

Content check ins and check outs still work as expected.


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