|Oracle® iPlanet Web Proxy Server Release Notes
Part Number E18782-01
The features and enhancements in Oracle iPlanet Web Proxy Server 4.0 releases prior to 4.0.14 are described in the individual Release Notes documents specific to those releases, which are available at:
This appendix lists the following important features and enhancements provided in Oracle iPlanet Web Proxy Server releases 4.0.14 and 4.0.15:
Date and time parameters have been added to the
<Client> tag to enable use of time intervals to limit execution of directives on requests received from specific clients. For more information, see Section 3.2.8, "Date and Time Parameters of the <Client> Tag."
<Include> tag has been added to the
obj.conf file syntax to support the inclusion of other files in
obj.conf. For more information, see Section 3.2.10, "<Include> Tag in the obj.conf File."
lookup-ipv6-first parameter has been added to the
dns-config SAF to control whether IPv6 or IPv4 addresses are looked up first. For more information, see Section 3.2.11, "lookup-ipv6-first Parameter of the dns-config SAF."
status-desc parameters have been added to the
send-error SAF . For more information, see Section 3.2.13, "status-code and status-desc Parameters of the send-error SAF."
RouteOfflineCheckInterval directive has been added to the
magnus.conf file to configure the frequency at which Proxy Server checks the health of gateways marked as offline. For more information, see Section 3.2.14, "New Directives in the magnus.conf File."
The NSS version supported by Proxy Server has been updated to 3.12.6, and the NSPR version has been updated to 4.8.4.
The "Enter ACL List Cache Size" field has been added to the Admin GUI to support specification of this value interactively.
The "Reset Status" button has been added to the Admin GUI Proxy-instance⇒ Server Status⇒ Monitor Current Activity page to reset the monitored values without restarting Proxy Server.
This release addresses the following documentation issues:
|6962675||Proxy 4 doc RFE - need some descriptions for regexp-redirect function in WPS docs/manual.|
|6965246||DOCS: WPS4.0.14 introduces new parameter to the http-client-config function.|
ChannelPoolValidate directive has been added to the
magnus.conf file. It controls whether the channel pool is actively checked for stale or closed connections.
ChannelPoolMonitorInterval directive has been added to the
magnus.conf file. It specifies how frequently the channel pool is to be checked for stale or closed connections.
ChannelReuseValidate directive has been added to the
magnus.conf file. It controls whether persistent connections are validated before they are reused.
always-retry-stale-keep-alive parameter has been added to the
http-client-config SAF. It controls whether the HTTP client retries a failed request even when the number of retries is set to zero, provided that the request failure was due to a stale persistent connection.