Using the SERVER_NAME Value For "Preferred HTTP Host" Does Not Work (Doc ID 556108.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

COREid Access - Version: 10.1.4.2 and later   [Release: 10g and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Checked for relevance on 12-Apr-2010

Symptoms

While using Virtual hosting authentication schemes do not work properly, if the preferred host field is populated as "SERVER_NAME" as recommended in the Access Administration Guide version 10.1.4.2 (B32420.pdf).

However, its works fine if "SERVER_NAME" is replace with the actual IP address of the server.

Changes

Only applicable for Apache based webservers

Cause

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