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E-WL: Setting Up Apache as a Reverse Proxy Server (RPS) on WebLogic 12c and 14c (Doc ID 1987320.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 15, 2022

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.54 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


This document provides information for installing, configuring, testing and troubleshooting when using Apache Reverse Proxy Server with WebLogic 12c and 14c, in a PeopleSoft environment.
The instructions also include steps for installing and configuring the 'Apache HTTP Server Plug-In'.

Note: We only support the use of Apache with the Apache HTTP Server Plug-In as it enhances an Apache installation by enabling WebLogic server to handle load balancing or requests that require the dynamic functionality of the WebLogic server.


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In this Document
 OVERVIEW of Apache and Examples of how Apache can be Configured in a PeopleSoft Environment.
 STEP 1: Check Prerequisites to Install Apache and Plug-In
 STEP 2: Download the Apache WebLogic Plug-in Files.
 STEP 3: Determine which Apache Web Server Version should be Installed for your OS Platform.
 STEP 5: Install the Apache WebLogic Plug-in
 STEP 6:  Configure Apache with WebLogic Plug-in
 STEP 7: Configure WebLogic to use "WebLogic Plugin Enabled" option:
 STEP 8: Test the Apache Configuration
 APPENDIX A: Troubleshooting Tips
 APPENDIX B: How to Configure Apache to Forward Requests to Multiple PeopleSoft Environments
 APPENDIX C: Where to Find more Information.

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