E-IB: How to Set Up HTTP Basic Authentication in Integration Broker HTTPTARGET Connector
Last updated on OCTOBER 11, 2016
Applies to:PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.40 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
This document was previously published as Customer Connection Solution 201045417
*** Last revision and update: 12-Jan-2016 ***
A third party target of a Peoplesoft Integration Broker outbound integration via HTTP Target Connector (HTTPTARGET) uses the HTTP Basic Authentication scheme, which requires passing username and password in HTTP header in a particular format, otherwise all connection attempts fail.
(Note: one of possible error messages is java.net.SocketException: socket closed (code=0))
How to configure or program the HTTPTARGET connector to pass HTTP Basic Authentication username and password.
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