Mod_wl_ohs Connects To Wrong WLS Port and Failed with ""Failure of server APACHE bridge" Error

(Doc ID 2349739.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 19, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle HTTP Server - Version 11.1.1.6.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

The mod_wl_ohs.conf file is configured to forward request to WLS server port
9005. However it was noted that requests are seen forwarded to port 9001
instead, resulting in the following error.

 

...[ERROR:32] [OH99999] [weblogic] [client_id: xx.xx.xx.xx] [host_id: server1] [host_addr: yy.yy.yy.yy] [pid: 18210] [tid: 27] [user: root] [ecid: 0003rfcwHdf33FcxxgK6wW0004SQ000007] [rid: 0] [VirtualHost: server1:0] <0003rfcwHdf33FcxxgK6wW0004SQ000007> *******Exception type [CONNECTION_REFUSED] (apr_socket_connect call failed with error=146, host=yy.yy.yy.yy, port=9001 ) raised at line 1692 of URL.cpp, referer  https://server1/login.html

 

The issue reproduces with both SSL and NON-SSL configurations. 

 

 

Changes

The following configuration was added to the mod_wl_ohs.conf file.

Cause

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