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After Configuring VHs and SSL SSO, Portal Inaccessible: "The requested URL /pls/portal was not found on this server" (Doc ID 462241.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 12, 2018

Applies to:

Portal - Version 9.0.4 to [Release 10g to 10gR2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


1.  There is a portal registered on a server called (which is only accessible via the Intranet).
2.  This server has many virtual hosts also, so Portal can be accessed via the following URLs (which are public):

[port 80 is the WebCache port]

3.  Trying to access Portal via the Intranet URL (http://<servername>/pls/portal), gives the following error:

Not Found
The requested URL /pls/portal was not found on this server.
Oracle-Application-Server-10g/ Oracle-HTTP-Server Server at Port 443

4.  SSO is SSL-enabled on (and resides on the same box as but on another IP address) and is working.
5.  When accessing a virtual host, it correctly re-directs (after logon), to the Portal Builder homepage, i.e.

http://<virtual host>/portal/page?_pageid=6,1,6_13&_dad=portal&_schema=PORTAL

6.  Every time the page is requested, the Infrastructure error_log file has the following message:

[error] [client] [ecid:,0] File does not exist:




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