WebCenter Content (WCC) Desktop Integration Suite (DIS) Generic Search Fails in Window Explorer Integration (WEI) or any WCC WebDAV Search via Oracle HTTP Server (OHS)

(Doc ID 2396877.1)

Last updated on MAY 10, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Content - Version 12.2.1.0.0 and later
Oracle HTTP Server - Version 12.1.2.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Any WCC Search Executed via OHS will fail.   This is a 12c OHS issue (works in 11g).

Attempt to execute a generic search from DIS WEI results in error (example: DIS version 12.2.1.1212, WCC 12C via 12C OHS):

  1. Navigate to Browse Content folder
  2. Right click and select Search...
  3. In Search Form popup click on Search
  4. Popup Error: "Search could not be executed" (no results)

Fiddler Trace shows: 

403 Forbidden

You don't have permission to access /_dav/cs/idcplg/webdav/  on this server.

Changes

 

Cause

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