InfoCenter Search is not working giving no protocol error due to bad encoding in config.properties

(Doc ID 2291378.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 01, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Knowledge - Version 8.6 and later
Oracle Solaris on x86-64 (64-bit)
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

A search on InfoCenter throws no protocol error as below :

java.net.MalformedURLException: no protocol: 10;http://<host>:8223/inquiragw/servlet/rpcrouter
at java.net.URL.<init>(URL.java:593)
at java.net.URL.<init>(URL.java:490)
at java.net.URL.<init>(URL.java:439)
at com.inquira.infra.client.soap13.Client.setConnectionProperties(Client.java:83)
at com.inquira.model.utilities.InquiraSearchBase.getIClient(InquiraSearchBase.java:223)
at com.inquira.model.utilities.InquiraSearchBase.setSearchString(InquiraSearchBase.java:586)
at com.inquira.client.tags.SearchRequest.startTagHandler(SearchRequest.java:521)
at com.inquira.client.tags.BaseTag.doStartTag(BaseTag.java:165)

Cause

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