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Oracle HTTP Server ErrorDocument Directive does not Work (Doc ID 560358.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 09, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle HTTP Server - Version to [Release AS10gR2 to AS10gR3]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Microsoft Internet Explorer


The objective is to customize the error pages returned by HTTP Server - in particular HTTP-404 and HTTP-500.

For example, the following directives have been added to the httpd.conf

When testing by issuing a request to force one of the above errors, the browser still returns the standard error e.g request a non-existent document, the standard 404 error is returned rather than the custom error page.


MS Internet Explorer may be the client browser
The application generating the error is fully or partly deployed in an OC4J instance e.g


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