EAI HTTP Transport fails when i invoke SendReceive - HTTP-407 Proxy Authentication Required

(Doc ID 537087.1)

Last updated on APRIL 30, 2018

Applies to:

Siebel System Software - Version 7.8.2 SIA [19213] and later
z*OBSOLETE: Microsoft Windows 2000


HTTP/1.0 407 Proxy Authentication Required
when doing an outbound EAI HTTP Transport call.


  Invoke EAI HTTP Transport using Client Business Service Simulator and passing the arguments as below.

Parameter Value
HTTPContentType text/xml
HTTPRequestMethod POST
<Value> Hello

Add code in EAI HTTP Transport BS Service_PreInvoke to add the header authentication as below

function Service_PreInvokeMethod (MethodName, Inputs, Outputs)

if(MethodName == "SendReceive"&& Inputs.GetProperty("HTTPRequestURLTemplate") == "")
Inputs.SetProperty("HDR.Proxy-Authenticate", "Basic domain\\siebel:siebel");

return (ContinueOperation);

When sent, a Proxy Authentication Required error message is returned.

HTTP/1.0 407 Proxy Authentication Required


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