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Valid Vanity Urls Are Not Working Through OHS Or WLS And Are Returning 404 Errors (Doc ID 2518569.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 08, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Sites - Version 12.2.1.3.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Vanity URLS are not Working: Returning 404 errors:

WHAT IS NOT WORKING:
- When requesting a vanity url from OHS e.g. https://{ssl_hostname:ssl_port}/sites/Sites?lookuphost=/&lookuppage=home it returns a 404
- Requesting the same vanity url from the Sites managed server: e.g. http://{hostname:port}/sites/Sites?lookuphost=/&lookuppage=home also returns a 404.

SETUP:
- A new WebRoot (XYZRelative) was created and Root URL was set to /
- A vanity url "home" was created using this new WebRoot. vanity url is created.
- However, every time this url is requested, a 404 is returned.

Cause

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