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Oracle HTTP Server Request Fails with "(104)Connection reset by peer: proxy: prefetch request body failed to" (Doc ID 2718852.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 12, 2020

Applies to:

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


Oracle HTTP Server (OHS) is being used to proxy requests to other/remote servers. Intermittently, OHS will see failures sighting connections are being reset. OHS logs the response codes as 400 errors. SSL is enabled to the backend but OHS is receiving HTTP.

The following is seen via OHS trace logging (<COMPONENT_NAME>.log).


 No known changes. Issue was likely present since it was deployed but found during load testing.


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