Webcenter Portal Url http://servername:port/webcenter Re-directing Incorrectly to http://servername:port/webcenterhostname.domain Causing 404 Page Not Found

(Doc ID 2300739.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 25, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Portal - Version 12.2.1.2.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Trying to access WebCenter Portal using url http://servername:port/webcenter and it redirects to http://servername:port/webcenterhostname.domain causing a 404 'Page Not Found' to be displayed.

The hostname.domain is generic and can be any text string value.

Adding /portal after /webcenter (http://servername:port/webcenter/portal) continues to work without issues and directs to the portal home page. 

Cause

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