HTTP Server Alias Does Not Work Against Mapped Windows Drives

(Doc ID 745265.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle HTTP Server - Version: 10.1.2.0.2 to 10.1.3.4.0
This problem can occur on any platform.

Symptoms

An alias has been set up against a mapped network drive that does not work - it is simply ignored with 'page not found' on attempting to access it in a browser.    The same alias works fine against a local windows drive.

Cause

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