Running The Oracle Access Manager Webgate 11g EditHttpConf Tool removed application specific customizations.
(Doc ID 2431030.1)
Last updated on AUGUST 08, 2018
Applies to:Oracle Access Manager - Version 22.214.171.124.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
customizations added in the web-server configuration file httpd.conf lost after running the EditHttpConf script as part of configuring the webgate.
- httpd.conf was symbolically linked to an application specific file named xxxx-httpd.conf.
- xxxx-httpd.conf file had application specific settings in it.
- EditHttpConf utility was run as part of configuring webgate.
- After running the EditHttpConf utility, accessing the protected resource led to the error - "Error: You are not authorized to configure this web server" for all users.
The following changes had been noticed:
- The symbolically linked file "lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root <date> <time> httpd.conf -> xxx-httpd.conf" was changed to "lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root <date> <time> httpd.conf.ORIG -> xxx-httpd.conf" and got a new httpd.conf file that only has the include information for the webgate.conf file.
- The file that was being linked to xxx-hpptd.conf was 0 byte in size.
- All of the application specific work that was done for installing the application was overwritten.
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