Satellite Server Log Errors: java.net.URISyntaxException: Illegal character in query at index # (Doc ID 2231303.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 09, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Sites - Version 11.1.1.8.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Satellite server log errors show:
[CS.REQUEST][WARN] Content Server failed to parse and decode the URI. CS will fall back on the servlet container's request processing logic to decode the parameters instead. (java.net.URISyntaxException: Illegal character in query at index 73: http://hostname:port/cs/Satellite?c=AVIArticle&cid=1383801033422&d=no suffix&pagename=Some/Page/Here&lookuppage=/cs/Some/Thing/Goes/Here&lookuphost=http://hostname:port)
[org.apache.http.impl.client.DefaultHttpClient][WARN] Authentication error: Unable to respond to any of these challenges: {}
[CS.SATELLITE.REQUEST][ERROR] Error accessing the external page with pmd: page: ?c=AVIArticle&cid=1383804056685&lookuphost=http://hostname:port&lookuppage=[content > 50 chars; not shown]&pagename=Some/Page/Here
[CS.REQUEST][ERROR] COM.FutureTense.Common.ContentServerException: ContentServerException: (Client error (HTTP status code: 401) fetching data through Remote Satellite Server) Error code:BAD PARAMETER

Cause

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