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Request Failed With Error 500 When Oracle HTTP Server Forward Request Containing Decoded Special Character Such as Space, "|" (Doc ID 2652981.1)

Last updated on MARCH 26, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle HTTP Server - Version 11.1.1.2.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Oracle HTTP Server(OHS) is configured to forward request to backend application/WLS using mod_wl_ohs.
Requests containing decoded special characters such as | in the URL are failing with error 500.

Using and | as example which are encoded values representing special characters:
-Space added after % so the percent encoded characters are displayed.

Changes

 

Cause

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