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OC4J Renames A Cookie to $OC4J_encoded_{cookie-name} When Value Contains a Space or Other Illegal Characters (Doc ID 473444.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 05, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Containers for J2EE - Version: to
This problem can occur on any platform.


After upgrading Oracle Application Server to or,  cookies created by applications are being renamed by OC4J. OC4J renames cookies using a syntax as shown below causing issues for applications that need to read the cookie value.



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