Receive "There are Issues with the Configuration of The Static Files..." After Upgrading to APEX 5.0 (Doc ID 2004672.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 14, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle REST Data Services - Version 2.0 and later
Oracle Application Express (formerly HTML DB) - Version 5.0 and later
Oracle HTTP Server - Version 11.1.1.0.0 and later
Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.0.6 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

 APEX has been running with ORDS 2.0 successfully. After upgrading to APEX 5.0, the following warning appears:

There are issues with the configuration of the Static Files in your environment. Please consult the "Configuring Static File Support"
section of the Application Express Installation Guide.

Though this error appears, the APEX login page comes up and APEX runs successfully.

In a run time only instance the application may run successfully, but the workspace images and other related shared component files may not be found. The reference in the View > Source HTML for the APEX application page may look something like:

 

Changes

Upgraded APEX to 5.0.

Cause

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