After Virtualhost Configuration The first URL To Access The Home Page Is the same URL Used For Redirection After Login

(Doc ID 824225.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 08, 2016

Applies to:

Portal - Version to [Release FMW11g]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Checked for relevance on 16-Jan-2015


The configuration has two servers:

  1. One for the Portal repository and Identity Management
  2. And one for the Oracle Portal 11G.

The original URL to access are:

Virtual Hosts were configured, following this documentation:

Chapter 6.4 Configuring Virtual Hosts (
Oracle@ Fusion Middleware Administrator's Guide for Oracle Portal 11g Release 1 (11.1.1)
6 Advanced Configuration

The URLs for the new virtual hosts are:


Aliases are not working properly, when using any alias for accessing portal (e.g:, the alias is kept in the URL if the visited page is public. But when signing in, the URL is changed by the portal to a different name.
Notice that the name used by portal is the name used in the first request to portal after a restart.


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