Purchase Order Approval From Buyer Work Center Stalls Then Fails With "Error - Failure Of Server Apache"

(Doc ID 2382516.1)

Last updated on APRIL 05, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Purchasing - Version 12.2.4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Submitting a purchase order for approval from the buyer work center fails with the following error message:

Error - Failure of server APACHE bridge

WFSTAT.SQL shows several minutes (in this example, 6 minutes) spent in the approval process. The majority of time taken is between these two actions in the po approval workflow:

Steps to reproduce:
1. Navigate to Buyer Work Center > Orders tab
2. Submit the purchase order for approval
3. Submission hangs for several minutes and eventually fails with "Failure of server APACHE bridge" error




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