"Authentication failed" Error Reported in Web Cache Event Log
Last updated on DECEMBER 08, 2016
Applies to:Portal - Version 10.1.2.0.2 to 10.1.4.2 [Release 10gR2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Checked for relevance on 17-Feb-2015
Errors are reported in the Web Cache event log every time an object in Portal Page is created/modified.
[14/Nov/2007:19:07:19 +0000] [error 11336] [ecid: 119942257849,0] The request fails authorization check.
[14/Nov/2007:19:07:19 +0000] [error 11701] [ecid: 119942257849,0] Authentication failed. Invalid username or password.
Explicit clearing of cache in Page or Page Group properties displays the following in the browser window to the user:
General invalidation message processing exception: Error invalidating content: Invalid username and/or password passed to Web Cache (WWC-40018)
Problem may become apparent if configuration changes that affect invalidation process are made in the middle-tier.
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