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Release 4.0.24

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B Issues Resolved in Previous Oracle iPlanet Web Proxy Server 4.0 Releases

This chapter lists the most important issues fixed in previous Oracle iPlanet Web Proxy Server 4.0 releases. It contains the following sections:

B.1 Issues Resolved in 4.0.23

Table B-1 lists the issues resolved in Oracle iPlanet Web Proxy Server 4.0.24. The documentation issues are prefixed "Doc:" in the Summary column of the table.

Table B-1 Issues Resolved in Oracle iPlanet Web Server 4.0.23

Issue ID Summary

17793275

Enforce LDAP timeout.

17437126

Proxy Server incorrectly appends its port number to the redirected url.

17195208

Integrate NSS 3.14.3.

17233112

Version changes for 4.0.23.

17181916

cache-setting SAF's exclude parameter does not work.

17174272

cache-setting SAF: no-merge and replace not implemented.

17169053

Files with a css/js extension contain extra headers when served from the cache.

17355173

DOC: SUSE Linux packages for 4.0.22.

See Section 1.4.4.2.


B.2 Issues Resolved in 4.0.22

Table B-1 lists the issues resolved in Oracle iPlanet Web Proxy Server 4.0.22. The documentation issues are prefixed "Doc:" in the Summary column of the table.

Table B-2 Issues resolved in Oracle iPlanet Web Proxy Server 4.0.22

Issue ID Summary

12681544

Reverse proxy generates bad Location: headers.

13027513

Oracle iPlanet Web Proxy Server should rewrite/enforce set-cookie expiry information.

13565092

JRE7 support in Oracle iPlanet Web Proxy Server 4.0.

15888239

Remove license-specific text from the Proxy server installer.

15888240

Remove stray/unwanted text from installer resource text.

15888241

In the installer, change case of some text from uppercase to title case.

15888244

Fix spelling in installer resource text.

16162449

Verify SHA-2 support on Proxy server.

16219945

Allow absolute KA timeout for pooled backend connections.

16246744

Add verbose logging for host DNS cache subsystem.

16293698

Proxy should reject corrupted cache files.

16315577

Use SHA-2 while generating a CSR using administration GUI.

16359191

Administration server cannot show certificate correctly when external ssl module is used.

16365400

Remove Verisign-related options from administration GUI security panel.

16676972

Version changes for Proxy server 4.0.22.

16698239

DOC: Document new parameter keep-alive-timeout-absolute.

See Section 3.2.36

16766323

Translation text for Installer interface - fix formatting

16803942

DOC: Add more information about the parameter sleepinterval.

See Section 3.2.37

16818607

Administration copies of configuration files have incorrect timestamps.

16823886

Bad memory access while shutting down server under load.

16843729

SOCKS connect timeout should be configurable.

16957713

DOC: Document new SOCKS parameter socks5_connect_timeout.

See Section 3.2.38


For information about issues resolved in the previous Proxy Server releases, see Appendix B.

B.3 Issues Resolved in 4.0.21

Table B-3 lists the issues resolved in Oracle iPlanet Web Proxy Server 4.0.21. The documentation issues are prefixed "Doc:" in the Summary column of the table.

Table B-3 Issues resolved in Oracle iPlanet Web Proxy Server 4.0.21

Issue ID Summary

12181115

Proxy server 4.0.4 uninstaller leaves some residual folders after uninstallation.

12228605

In Proxy server 4.0.5, a url-filter which contains a single quote cannot be edited using the GUI.

12708828

When you manually generate a PAC file from a PAT file in Proxy Admin GUI, there is a crash of the admin program.

14207617

Admin GUI: Problem with system CGI.

14207632

Admin GUI: Problem with bupdate CGI.

14270380

How to turn off referrals in the LDAP search of Proxy server.

14281410

DOC: Clarify proxy log format and the -P option.

See Section 3.2.32

14374146

DOC: Document option cont="no" in new dns-lookup SAF and its limitations. For example, no IPv6.

See Section 1.5.4

14395969

Group search filter is not working.

14463408

Cannot search groups in MS active directory (MSAD) using Proxy Admin GUI.

14506319

Limitations of dns-lookup SAF. For example, IP based requests do not work.

14507518

Version changes for Proxy server 4.0.21.

14512385

Limitations of dns-lookup SAF: Non-FQDN hostnames.

14513563

Default installation path should not be $HOME/Oracle/Middleware/ProxyServer4.

14535268

cache local hosts can not be configured through Admin GUI.

14547807

DOC: HTTP 407 error page is changed from Proxy server 4.0.10.

See Section 3.2.33

14585403

DOC: Compressed content cannot be rewrote by Content URL Rewriting.

See Section 3.2.34

14688237

Proxy Server should compress contents with fn= "suppress-request-headers".

14703102

Cannot create cache partition with CLI cbuild for an existing directory.

14752900

DOC: Document changed behavior of CLI cbuild between 4.0.4 and 4.0.5.

See Section 3.2.35

15834572

host-dns-cache-init improvement required to get new IP to origin server.

15853677

Improve DNS dns-lookup with TTL information from DNS.

15869341

Change the words "You can undo your unsaved changes..." in Admin console.

15869349

Administration console has more accurate Required Restart.

15869537

Um-junction cookies are not secured.

15875532

Add IPv6 support to internal dns-lookup functionality.

15887424

Add option in Admin GUI to undo manual changes.

15887622

Proxy Admin: View server settings needs to be fixed.

15887740

URL mapping should be compatible with fix for bug 14688237.

15906186

Silent installation appears to be broken.

15906409

Allow internal dns-lookup to use custom ports (other than 53).

15951334

Proxy 4.0 crashes when dns-lookup is enabled while accessing host through IP.


B.4 Issues Resolved in 4.0.20

Table B-4 lists the issues resolved in Oracle iPlanet Web Proxy Server 4.0.20. The documentation issues are prefixed "Doc:" in the Summary column of the table.

Table B-4 Issues Resolved in Oracle iPlanet Web Proxy Server 4.0.20

Issue ID Summary

12207931

Validation in rename group page is not present while renaming group name

12237972

Proxy server does an invalid name look up when path element is missing

13508654

Request to support Oracle Solaris 11 express for Proxy Server 4.0.x

13510003

Request to support OEL 6/RHEL 6 for Proxy Server 4.0.x

13818057

Request to add timeout parameter for client connection while writing data

See Section 3.2.29

13905244

Proxy server needs to be able to block I/O on the OS socket

See Section 3.2.26

13963571

4.0.19 installer is not localized

13989967

Proxy server should implement a timeout parameter for its LDAP operations

See Section 3.2.27

14040829

Error: An error occurred during startup.The proxy-server1 <server> was not started

14073946

Unnecessary line is added in jvm.cfg after upgrading to 4.0.19

14094807

Attribute removetempdir is not recognized when you upgrade to 4.0.19

14094824

Attribute tempfilespace is not recognized when you upgrade to 4.0.19

14095432

On and Off buttons allow multiple click on Internet Explorer only

14096436

Proxy Server incorrectly modifies client HTTP header

14105836

Version changes for 4.0.20

14139947

Rename Group functionality should not allow empty group names

14144205

Doc: Document new configuration parameter blockingaccept

See Section 3.2.26

14144220

Doc: Document new timeout property for LDAP configurations

See Section 3.2.27

14150420

Doc: Sample of regular expression of url-filter is not correct

See Section 3.2.28

14161227

Doc: Document NSS version used by Proxy on HPUX

14166518

Verify NetWriteTimeout magnus.conf parameter

14200556

Avoid potential crash in GC subsystem during load conditions

14223733

Admin server crashes on Linux 2.6

14223922

Proxy startup failure on Solaris 11

14246878

Fix invalid error messages during Proxy startup on OEL6


B.5 Issues Resolved in 4.0.19

Table B-5 lists the issues resolved in Oracle iPlanet Web Proxy Server 4.0.19. The documentation issues are prefixed "Doc:" in the Summary column of the table.

Table B-5 Issues Resolved in Oracle Proxy Server 4.0.19

Issue ID Summary

13059290

Old server certificate is used after reconfiguration

13097307

A new dbswitch.conf property usersearchfilter has been introduced. For more information, see Section 1.1.

13241379

createinstance.exe memory error when creating a new instance after new installation in Windows XP

13241613

Doc: Bug 6558027 should be removed from list of known issues

13328380

"Startup on Boot" prompt requires input in lowercase

13390045

Range: header with multiple values is not parsed

13411845

Trace listed in Allow: header in a 405 response to a trace request

13426302

Cache metadata can get corrupted

13429806

Cache statistics need improvement (negative values shown for "files created")

13449891

Unable to log proxy-authorization header in access log

13472939

Cache file purging can cause garbage collection inaccuracy

13473022

Race condition in garbage collection functionality

13478112

Cache garbage collection: incorrect handling of dangling lock files

13483552

proxy-authorization header is moved from rq->headers to rq->vars

13521719

Implementation of redirect SAF modified in 4.0.17

13522912

Doc: Update release notes with SLES-specific dependencies

See Section 1.4.4.2.

13598316

% character in URL changed to %25 in the location header of a 302 response

13601633

Accessing cached object using newer if-modified-since results in 200 response

13601650

Proxy should give precedence to if-none-match over if-modified-since

13610163

Admin GUI support for new dbswitch.conf parameter usersearchfilter

13643378

Version changes for 4.0.19

13686086

Core: product name should be Oracle iPlanet Web Proxy Server

13690480

After migration, start error: core7503: invalid or missing GC configuration in server.xml

13690551

After migration, start error: core7152: can't open .../.cache-data/.size for reading

13693179

Optionally pass auth-user to the backend server in a request header

See Section 3.2.24.

13699840

Files return 200 with zero content length

13700670

Proxy server should remove aged temporary files from the file cache temporary directory

See Section 3.2.25.

13700698

Request to add a parameter for filecache function to limit the temporary directory size

See Section 3.2.25.

13712161

Proxy server does not log messages to the errors log if group-based LDAP authentication is used

13721532

LDAP connection parameter is incorrect

13725130

admingui/perf/stats changes related to bug# 13429806

13726719

Enhancement request for proxy server 4.0.19 + (32-bit) certification

13737050

'configure file cache' does not exist when proxy server is upgraded

13767826

Installer: product name should be Oracle iPlanet Web Proxy Server

13767847

Admin: product name should be Oracle iPlanet Web Proxy Server

13772160

Proxy chaining unable to log the header %req->headers.client-ip%

13797523

Doc: Document new SAF forward-auth-user (fix for 13693179)

See Section 3.2.24.

13797548

Doc: Document new attributes to filecache configuration in server.xml (fix for 13700698 and 13700670)

See Section 3.2.25.

13843527

Incorrect value is displayed for garbage collection in error log


B.6 Issues Resolved in 4.0.18

Table B-6 lists the issues resolved in Oracle iPlanet Web Proxy Server 4.0.18. The documentation issues are prefixed "Doc:" in the Summary column of the table.

Table B-6 Issues Resolved in Proxy Server 4.0.18

Issue ID Summary

12309210

Error processing long directive lines in Socks Co.

12397203

Proxy 4.0 does not support IPV6 addresses in ACL configuration.

12580207

IPV6: HTTP3127: [LS LS1] HTTP://[FE80::20C:29FF:FE2C:8ADB]:8080: Error creating

12589688

NO-FORMAT-STR.ACCESS of flex-init is invalid on Web Proxy 4.0.x.

12605750

Proxy NSFC always shows "Maxage: 0 Seconds".

12630518

Windows: Add Server page is not getting displayed at times.

12639709

Doc: RFE for docs in setting up Proxy Array. For more information, see Section 3.2.23.

12676751

Doc: Add more details for file cache. For more information, see Section 3.2.22.

12700707

Upgrade to newer version of NSS.

12700817

Doc: Maxsize description of partition attributes is not matched to actual caching BEH. For more information, see Section 3.2.21.

12713910

Version changes for 4.0.18.

12726248

Admin: Proxy Array: The "Redirect" option is not implemented.

12726319

Admin: ICP: The "Redirect" option is not implemented.

12733725

Web Proxy Server should log stop message to log file after the instance is stopped.

12748873

Doc: No need to restart the Web Proxy Server after the PAC file generation. For more information, see Section 3.2.20.

12753559

LD_LIBRARY_PATH may not be set correctly before invoking "parsexml" in the start command.

12754044

Admin: Edit listen socket: Listen socket is not associated to installed certificate.

12755285

Admin: Add listen socket: Listen socket is not associated with installed certificate.

12772070

Admin: "Set cache specifics" screen can be confusing.

12772085

The Service-Nfsc-dump should display memory used for storing small file contents.

12803279

Installer does not allow "-" for administration user name.

12812190

Web Proxy Server should log stop message to log file after socks server stopped.

12861774

Add a new parameter for GC sleep interval.

12862155

Proxy crash at GC_Log.

12862365

Cannot open file for "/.Cache-data/.status" file on the proxy server 4.0.18.

12867732

GC does not happen in some condition.

12870255

Administration GUI does not accept "+" as a valid input for the IP address list in the ACL file.

12870420

Doc: Document the syntax using subnet mask notation in proxy server 4.0 ACL file. For more information, see Section 3.2.19.

12929743

Windows event errors when start up Proxy 4.0.15.

12931809

Doc: Oracle iPlanet proxy server Virt-map SAF description is missing. For more information, see Section 3.2.18.

12931829

Oracle iPlanet proxy server virtual multihosting option "From-Prefix" is missing.

12932343

Needs IPV4 address validation in Administration GUI ACL configuration screen.

12951802

Doc: Fix CR: 6932016-Verisign EV Cert chain issue with new built-in CA root 4.0.16. For more information, see Section 2.3.

12990952

Administration GUI OLH changes required (BUG# 12327750).

12990962

Administration GUI OLH changes required (Bug# 12931829).

13004785

Need IPV6 address validation in the administration GUI ACL configuration screen.

13013946

Web proxy deletes slashes that precede JS comments.

13014098

Content URL rewriting of an HTML tag should be HTML encoded.

13022670

Doc: Request to add minimum required memory and minimum recommended disk space in the release notes. For more information, see Section 1.5.11.

13261035

Doc: Document new attribute to the <LS> element in the Server.xml file (Bug#13087905). For more information, see Section 3.2.17.


B.7 Issues Resolved in 4.0.17

Table B-7 lists the issues resolved in Oracle iPlanet Web Proxy Server 4.0.17. The documentation issues are prefixed "Doc:" in the Summary column of the table.

Table B-7 Issues Resolved in Proxy Server 4.0.17

Issue ID Summary

12087481

Proxy 4.0 must honour must-revalidate/proxy-revalidate/s-maxage whenever the server is not reachable.

12196137

Cache filter gets inserted or removed twice under certain conditions.

12199013

admin: Modify the GUI for "Create Mapping" option of Proxy Array Table (PAT).

12201262

admin: createInstance.exe error while creating new instance.

12206845

Log message not clear in the Web Proxy 4.0 FTP subsystem.

12207918

admin: User interface behavior is inconsistent when the proxy server is started or stopped.

12208047

The ON and OFF buttons are not at the same level while using Firefox 2.0 browser.

12306924

Redirect SAF generates bad Location: Headers.

12306995

Doc: Web Proxy 4.0.14+ release notes indicates that the minimum JDK version is 1.6 BU. For more information, see Section 3.2.1.

12307931

Web Proxy 4.0 should not cache "transfer-encoding: headers.

12308510

HTTP compression does not work with URL mapping.

12308516

Doc: No description provided for Cache Finish Status in the Access Log file. For more information, see Section 3.2.16.

12308568

admin: Wrong default values for PAC map in "Creating Mapping".

12308764

Negative value for the "total space collected" parameter in the garbage-collection log messages.

12308877

HTTP compression should update the flex-log parameter that represents the amount of response body sent to the client.

12309349

The client IP address is not found in headers within the proxy chain.

12309663

Doc: Rewrite-error option of http-client-config SAF needs to be added to Oracle iPlanet Web Proxy Server. For more information, see Section 3.2.10.

12327750

Need an interface to set or copy route cookie values in the routing configurations.

12328313

CR#6917211 AND CR#6917212 details not available in 4.0.15 release notes

12387354

Administration CGI does not consider the case of SHA1 fingerprint.

12393186

Doc: Timeout parameter is not available in the http-client-config SAF. For more information, see Section 3.2.10.

12396179

Once the customer enables user authentication, Oracle iPlanet Web Proxy Server cannot navigate to the HTTPS site. It can navigate to the HTTP site.

12396620

Version changes for 4.0.17.

12397532

Web Proxy 4.0 should bundle JDK 6U24

12405702

HTTP client: Request headers names longer than 21 bytes get distorted.

12412400

Request for certification of Oracle iPlanet Web Proxy Server 4.0.17 on SLES 10 SP3.

12610835

URL mapping: Server consumes the CPU memory when set to cookie. The value contains the backslashes.

12615471

Server startup message fails to display the version information.

12615577

Administration Server is not starting on Windows.

12615605

Newly created proxy instance does not start up HPUX.


B.8 Issues Resolved in 4.0.16

Table B-8 lists the issues resolved in Oracle iPlanet Web Proxy Server 4.0.16.

Table B-8 Issues resolved in Proxy Server 4.0.16

Issue ID Summary

6941325

Doc: Cache capacity needs to be updated in the admin guide.

See Section 3.2.2.

6943974

Doc: Flexible logging option %Req->vars.xfer-time% should be documented.

See Section 3.2.3.

6976513

Optionally strip newlines off clf-request while creating access log entries.

For more information, see Section 3.2.4.

6977597

admin: Need better documentation/awareness on "open proxy security hole" (bug# 6565436).

6977869

Event scheduler should report completion of scheduled commands by an appropriate message in the error log.

6981847

URL filter: Hash table lookups happen without locking.

6984479

WPS4.0.14 support matrix is not correct.

6987488

SOCKS server does not allow log file names longer than 128 characters.

6988564

admin: Place a consistent limit on the length of a new instance's server ID.

6989877

URL mapping neither rewrites nor forwards domain parameters in Set-cookie: headers.

Two new parameters—set-cookie-domain-from and set-cookie-domain-to have been introduced for the um-define-junction SAF. For more information, see Section 3.2.5.

6991199

Proxy should start correctly when there is a pid file with nonrelated PID.

6991975

URL mapping: Need feature to rewrite path parameters of Set-cookie: headers.

Two new parameters—set-cookie-path-from and set-cookie-path-to have been introduced for the um-define-junction SAF. For more information, see Section 3.2.5.

6994416

Doc: %duration% measured in milliseconds in Red Hat Linux (whereas documentation indicates microseconds).

See Section 3.2.6.

6997088

Should support Forwarded: header for compatibility with 3.6.

7001073

Doc: ACL database name does not work.

See Section 3.2.7.

7002721

Enhance verbose and finest logging for LDAP database errors.

7003922

cluster: Admin Server with SSL can't add server to cluster database and transfer files.

7006581

WPS4.0.12: High CPU usage.

7006595

Version changes for 4.0.16.

7006908

Doc: Document the cookie rewriting feature newly added to URL mapping.

See Section 3.2.5.

7006910

Doc: Document the new parameter added to the "flex-log" SAF.

For more information, see Section 3.2.4.

7007911

cluster: Admin CGI crashes while attempting to transfer configuration to slave.

7007928

cluster: SSL clients in admin CGIs should trust all server certs by default.

7009238

LDAP connection problem when in Windows 2008.

7010394

Server crash during startup while processing incorrectly formatted password.conf.

7011418

URL mapping: Redirects lose the query string.

7014437

URL mapping: Content/URL rewriting produces corrupted responses.

7015526

Blank page is displayed on clicking the Cluster tab in the Administration Server interface (HP-UX).


B.9 Issues Resolved in 4.0.15

Table B-9 lists the issues resolved in Oracle iPlanet Web Proxy Server 4.0.15.

Table B-9 Issues Resolved in Proxy Server 4.0.15

Issue ID Summary

6524998

Proxy 4.0 urldb utility fails when processing an invalid regular expression

6917211

Proxy 4.0 undergoes heap overflow for TRACE requests

6917212

While handling digest authentication Proxy 4.0 buffer overflows

6942431

Proxy 4.0: Consider adding time-related parameters to the <Client> tag

6945755

Proxy server cannot set the number of Acceptor Threads = number of CPUs as stated in docs

6946517

WPS4.0: OPTIONS method does not work in SSL

6946561

RFE: Proxy 4.0 - Ability to set ACLCacheMax through Admin GUI

6946565

RFE - need capability to reset Perf counters without server restart

6946566

RFE - Capability to manage obj.conf through separate include files, for example, managing URL list in another

6949070

Proxy 4.0: urldb: expired cache files are not removed

6951418

Proxy 4.0: Event scheduler: time "drift" causes events to be missed

6952442

Proxy 4.0 Admin cache program failure with <Client> tag in obj.conf

6955415

Proxy Server 4.0.13 - need rewrite-host parameter in virt-map function

6957135

WPS docs - new directives in magnus.conf need add to Configuration File Reference.

Going forward, all updates to 4.0 documentation will be documented only in the release notes.

6957675

Proxy 4.0 Admin GUI warnings when users edit NameTrans fn="regexp-redirect" (regular expression URL redirections)

6957676

WPS4.0 Basic authentication does not work with regular mapping only

6960464

Proxy 4.0 - health check in load-balancing likes to be configurable in timeout and frequency

6964554

Proxy 4.0 RFE - new lookup-ipv6-first to allow cu to select the order of DNS lookup

6965840

Query parameter of service SAFs do not work in forward proxy configurations

6965842

RFE: allow send-error to accept a "status" parameter

6965883

Version changes for 4.0.15

6966757

WPS 4.0.14: URL rewrite problem (um-output) with missing "/" slash

6968929

Integrate NSS 3.12.6

6970769

SOCKS log messages contain invalid session identification

6970776

Proxy 4.0: SOCKS server should print meaningful error log information

6972347

Proxy 4.0: proxy serves truncated responses from the cache

6974046

DTD file rename issue in Proxy Server 4.0.14 (SVR4 patch)

6974382

Proxy 4.0: "url mapping" should allow selective rewriting of javascript

6974692

SOCKS proxy host name resolution: Host name unresolved does not fail returning connection to port on client

6977431

proxy server number of Acceptor Threads in the admin GUI should be equal to the number of cups as stated in docs


B.10 Issues Resolved in 4.0.14

Table B-10 lists the issues resolved in Oracle iPlanet Web Proxy Server release 4.0.14.

Table B-10 Issues Resolved in Proxy Server 4.0.14

Issue ID Summary

6914759

The pool monitor thread's interval should be configurable.

6916393

Proxy 4.0 channel pool implementation: Need optional validation of pooled channels.

6917624

Proxy 4.0: httpclient should (optionally) always retry when a keep-alive connection is stale.

6917655

Proxy 4.0: (optionally) Validate a connection before reusing.

6920803

Document the new directive: ChannelPoolValidate added as part of the fix for 6916393.

6920804

Document the new directive: ChannelPoolMonitorInterval added as part of the fix for 6914759.

6920805

Document the new directive: ChannelReuseValidate added as part of the fix for 6917624.

6920806

Document the new parameter: always-retry-stale-keep-alive added as part of the fix for 6917655.

6920836

CR#6648470 is not listed in Readme of patch#120981-19.

6921169

There's no description about "retries" parameter of http-client-config in the manual.

6921170

The behavior with retries="0" is not described.

6921721

Proxy 4.0: Failure under load on linux.

6923914

SJSPS 4.0.13 server instance fails to start for T5240 niagara cert token "Sun Metaslot".

6931137

Proxy 4.0 rebranding: Installer: change default install location.

6931138

Proxy 4.0 rebranding: Change product name/version string.

6931139

Proxy 4.0 rebranding: Admin OLH: modify image and links.

6931140

Proxy 4.0 rebranding: Top frame of admin GUI screen needs changes to reflect oracle rebranding.

6931141

Proxy 4.0 rebranding: Admin: The copyright text in the "Version" popup window should be modified.

6931142

Proxy 4.0 rebranding: Product README file should be updated as part of oracle rebranding.

6931143

proxy 4.0 rebranding: Installer: change installer's left pane image.

6931988

proxy 4.0 rebranding: Installer should not display any license.

6931989

Proxy 4.0 rebranding: Support browsers IE8 and FF 3.5.

6931990

Proxy 4.0 rebranding: Product License file should be updated as part of oracle rebranding.

6931991

Proxy 4.0 rebranding: Installer: Product name should be changed.

6931994

Proxy 4.0 rebranding: Installer: change installer's/uninstaller's log file name.

6931996

Proxy 4.0 rebranding: Installer: copyright string should change in instance/admin scripts/config.

6931997

Proxy 4.0 rebranding: DTD file names should be changed.

6932000

Proxy 4.0 rebranding: Default value of "Proxy-agent" header should be changed.

6932002

Proxy 4.0 rebranding: Default authentication prompt in ACL templates should be changed.

6932476

Proxy 4.0 NTLM support: Server keeps wrong count of idle connections in connection pool.

6932483

Proxy 4.0 NTLM: Server should not cache responses passing through an authenticated connection.

6933138

Proxy 4.0 rebranding: Change copyright strings in external header files.

6933148

Proxy 4.0.13 Admin GUI default security Cryptographic Module should not set to NSS Generic Crypto Ser.

6933175

WPS suffers from an input checking error which permits the reading of arbitrary files from local fs.

6933223

Version changes for 4.0.14.

6933599

Proxy 4.0: Issues with support of "Proxy-support:" header.

6933647

Proxy 4.0 rebranding: Admin OLH: Changes to reflect new product name.

6934367

Upgrade on Windows creates a "Oracle iPlanet Web Proxy Server" entry in add/remove programs.

6936445

Proxy 4.0.13 - 2 new CA root certificates cannot be displayed correctly from admin GUI.

6937256

Submit and revert button under ACL setting under admin GUI are not being displayed in firefox 3.6.

6937459

Proxy forwards POST headers without POST entity body.

6939617

Proxy 4.0 rebranding: installation: windows upgrade fails upon change of product name.

6939990

Proxy 4.0 rebranding: Admin GUI: Change images in the "Version" popup.

6940022

Proxy 4.0: Compiler version change: Move to Sun Studio 12.

6941325

Proxy 4.0 Docs: Cache capacity needs updating in Proxy Admin Guide.

6941493

Proxy 4.0 rebranding: Changes to package/rpm related files.

6941954

Proxy 4.0 rebranding: Admin server's realm string should not contain a "Web" prefix.

6941956

Proxy 4.0 rebranding: OLH: Modify/remove the "Document Information" page.

6944070

Proxy 4.0 rebranding: Admin GUI version window title needs to be changed.

6945311

Proxy 4.0: rebranding: Proxy Agent Header in the Admin GUI should show Oracle iplanet Proxy Server.

6945318

Proxy 4.0: urldb emits invalid warning/error message while expiring cache files.

6946167

Proxy 4.0 rebranding: Upgrade in windows should not create a new entry of start > programs >.

6955678

Problem with directory permissions.

6955684

Problem with file permissions.

6955723

Problem with JSESSIONID.

6955741

Problem with HTML pages.

6955759

Problem with admin console (param INSTANCE_NAME).

6955761

Problem with admin console (reflected XSS).

6955762

Problem with admin console (param absolute).

6955763

Problem with admin console (param mime).

6955764

Problem with admin console (param cmd).

6955765

Problem with admin console (param type).

6955766

Problem with admin console (adminReferrer).

6955769

Problem with admin console (resource).

6956084

Problem with admin console (target).

6956086

Problem with admin console (dscruser-lang).

6956143

Problem with admin console (clickjacking).


B.11 Issues Resolved in 4.0.13

Table B-11 lists the issues resolved in Oracle iPlanet Web Proxy Server 4.0.13.

Table B-11 Issues Resolved in Proxy Server 4.0.13

Issue ID Summary

6886805

Proxy Server 4.0 appears to go into a high CPU consumption loop while processing POST requests for ftp URLs. This is accompanied by memory growth.

6896637

Proxy Server 4.0 goes into high CPU consumption and memory leak while processing ftp HEAD requests.

6896640

Proxy Server 4.0 fails during startup if server.xml does not contain GC-related configuration.

6900117

Integrate NSS 3.12.5 which contains fixes for the SSL/TLS vulnerabilities.

6905852

Proxy Server 4.0 fails due to a bug in caching subsystem.

6862976

Proxy Server 4.0's "map" SAF should allow mappings to specific files on a remote server.

6875375

Proxy Server 4.0 Admin GUI Cache View (cv) program fails.

6878190

Proxy Server 4.0.x supports Sun Fire T-Series Crypto Accelerator when installation user and instance user are the same, such as root.

6878699

Proxy Server 4.0.8 has .htaccess issues with grpfile if this user belongs to multiple groups.

6885145

 "HTTP3287: connection limit (XXXX) exceeded, closing socket"

Proxy Server 4.0 displays this error message every time when the requests exceed a ConnectionQueue size.

6888184

After upgrade, installer displays strangely worded message in Proxy Server 4.0.11.

6891353

Proxy Sever 4.0.x does not recognize $ character.

6895030

The cache finish status can be missing/empty due to existing lock file under heavy load conditions.

6897536

Proxy 4.0 currently does not support the behavior promised by a "Proxy-support: Session-Based-Authentication".

6898929

Proxy 4.0.13 supports Microsoft Windows 2008 Enterprise Edition.

6900151

When a cached object is being refreshed after its size has changed at the remote server, and chunked encoding is used, the cache-finish status is absent in the server's access logs.

6901079

The http client can be enhanced to optionally run the Error stage for any error responses that it receives from a back end server.

6906258

Proxy Server 4.0 needs to support arbitrary LDAP search filter in dbswitch.conf.

6906789

Corrupted cache files can be formed in a Proxy 4.0 installation cache under load.

6910914

URL mapping does not work with send-error.


B.12 Issues Resolved in 4.0.12

Table B-12 lists the issues resolved in Oracle iPlanet Web Proxy Server 4.0.12.

Table B-12 Issues Resolved in Proxy Server 4.0.12

Issue ID Summary

6856153

Proxy 4.0 fails in the ftp subsystem under stress.

6856800

Mapping cache breaks under a high load environment on Proxy Server 4.0.8.

6869927

Integrates NSS 3.12.

6882485

Proxy Server 4.0 fails during startup with ICP enabled and MaxProcs > 1.

6851886

Adds a dedicated thread to monitor the ldap connection pool for validation.

6863071

Proxy Server 4.0 caching does not happen for large query strings (> 150 characters, approximately).

6864966

Feature request to strip the version number out of the service name (Proxy Server 4.0.11).

6864967

Notifies the user when upgrading the custom Proxy Server installation to check javahome.

6868580

Version changes for 4.0.12.

6872808

Proxy Server 4.0 should support Windows 2003 R2 SP2.

6874449

Proxy Server 4.0 build patch scripts need to be notified for new buildpatch location.

6876811

SSL tunnel does not log initial wait time and full wait time in extended2 logging.

6882926

Proxy Server 4.0 ICP port not available on Solaris x86.

6883024

Proxy Server 4.0 byte range handling is broken.

6883480

Proxy Server 4.0 displays "Bad CIF entry" message while looking up a cache file.

6883492

Proxy Server 4.0 does not receive ICP messages by peers on x86.

6878213

send-error should choose error file path based on browser locale.


B.13 Issues Resolved in 4.0.11

Table B-13 lists the issues resolved in Oracle iPlanet Web Proxy Server 4.0.11.

Table B-13 Issues Resolved in Proxy Server 4.0.11

Issue ID Summary

6835885

The ftp subsystem of Proxy Server 4.0 has a bug that leads to memory corruption and server failure.

6837779

A memory leak is observed in Proxy Sever 4.0 ftp subsystem while accessing directories through ftp.

6842576

The caching subsystem of Proxy Server 4.0 has a bug that leads to memory corruption and returns incomplete response headers when served from the cache.

6844188

Proxy Server 4.0 can fail due to memory corruption, while serving ftp requests from the cache.

6847078

The caching subsystem of Proxy 4.0 should identify and avoid processing of corrupt cache files to serve requests.

6847467

Configuring the Proxy Server 4.0 to use the pre-filter SAF causes server to fail.

6853447

Proxy server fails when the script associated with the pre-filter SAF contains an empty line at the beginning.

6827602

The statistics generation in Proxy Server 4.0 should show data for both "Client DNS cache" (host-to-ip) and "Host DNS cache" (ip-to-host).

6836430

The Expires header is not handled correctly in Proxy Server 4.0.9.

6837471

Proxy Server 4.0.9 fails to display Statistics page on Linux and throws a "500 Error".

6838323

Proxy Server 4.0 displays wrong "504 Gateway Timeout Error" when <NameTrans fn="set-variable" error="504">.

6838907

Windows Installer for Proxy Server 4.0 does not allow port values less than 1024 for the server instance, while allows for Administration Server.

6843724

Garbage collection in Proxy Server 4.0 may produce a race condition under heavy load.

6847488

A bug in the Proxy Server 4.0 administration interface makes it difficult to edit template assignments that contain '+' characters.

6847849

The server.xml file is not updated on modifying the cache "Working Directory" in Proxy 4.0 administration interface.

6848296

Authentication problems are observed in Proxy 4.0, while using ACLCacheMax parameter.

6849204

A potential memory corruption and server failure occurs in Proxy Server 4.0 due to a parray module issue.

6849650

Proxy Server fails during restarts when configured for MaxProcs > 1.

6853436

While updating the cache size through "Set Cache Specifics", server.xml does not get updated.

6808135

Proxy Server 4.0.9 has a typo issue while accessing "Server Config Information" panel in both Admin GUI and CLI.

6825292

Proxy Server 4.0 should allow Admin GUI to enable or disable both types of DNS cache; ip-dns-cache-init and host-dns-cache-init.

6840526

Proxy Server 4.0 has potential problems with parray code.

6841509

During Proxy installation, selecting "Startup on Boot = yes" results in an error.

6843134

Verbose logging mode of automatic GC is required.


B.14 Issues Resolved in 4.0.10

Table B-14 lists the issues resolved in Oracle iPlanet Web Proxy Server 4.0.10.

Table B-14 Issues Resolved in Proxy Server 4.0.10

Issue ID Summary

6764910

Proxy Server 4.0 fails due to dynamic reconfiguration.

6783252

Proxy Server 4.0 should display cache finish status for responses marked as non-cacheable by the remote server.

6793247

Proxy Server should optionally ignore caching directives in HTTP request headers.

6559322

Proxy Server must support large web proxy cache size greater than 32 GB.

6773378

URL filtering must allow specifying relative URLs. This facilitates URL filtering to work along with load balancing.

6781954

The passthru-cookies parameter in the URL mapping feature, used to specify cookies, does not function properly in a few cases.

6785653

POST with proxy authentication fails with a 407 error if you have not authenticated before the POST.

6789769

The URL filter functionality does not consider CONNECT requests.

6791870

The Proxy Server's administration interface does not allow multiple reverse mappings to the same destination.

6798154

Certain url constructs, with a space and a single quotation, are not translated properly by the Proxy Emulator.

6804616

Proxy Server 4.0.10 supports the feature - Transparent Proxy Support for HTTP/1.1 requests.

6803379

The Proxy Server 4.0.9 patch, 120983-16 and prior versions, provides support for RHEL 3.0, 4.0, and 5.0.

6796045

In the Proxy Server's administration interface, the DNS cache information in Monitoring functionality should be updated appropriately.

6754044

Upgrading Proxy Server on Windows fails, because only a single installation of Proxy Server 4.0 is allowed on Windows.

6781259

The Java version information on the Proxy Server installation wizard is not updated.

6820625

URL rewriting fails, when a url has a space after a quotation mark.

6820622

Proxy Server inserts a wrong If-modified-since: request header when without-lastmod is enabled.

6817164

cbuild should include appropriate help message for the -R option.

6816997

Proxy Server 4.0 has a problem in the map SAF's HTTP redirect functionality.

6812802

Proxy statistics are not displayed for DNS on HP-UX, after enabling the Activate Statistics/Profiling.

6805450

Web Proxy Emulator problem while using DHML application.


B.15 Issues Resolved in 4.0.9

Table B-15 lists the issues resolved in Oracle iPlanet Web Proxy Server 4.0.9.

Table B-15 Issues Resolved in Proxy Server 4.0.9

Issue ID Summary

6712042

Proxy Server 4.0 encounters an instance hang in cache_filter_remove function.

6713723

In Proxy Server 4.0, the cache partition/section .size files do not always show accurate values.

6715885

Proxy Server 4.0 reported log error messages related to cache lock file problem.

6715891

In Proxy Server 4.0, templates meant for CONNECT requests do not function properly.

6721344

Proxy Server 4.0 should have the ability to rewrite client headers.

6722629

Proxy Server 4.0 leaks file descriptors in the ftp subsystem when configured in PORT mode.

6722646

Proxy Server 4.0 leaks file descriptors in the caching subsystem while handling partial HTTP responses.

6723344

In Proxy Server 4.0, the cache statistics collection logic performs a complete cache traversal during startup. This happens multiple times, contributing to a slow server startup.

6725741

Disabling statistics or profiling functionality in the Proxy Server 4.0 administration interface, does not function properly.

6727215

In Proxy Server 4.0, large negative values are seen for xfer-time in the access log.

6728447

In Proxy Server 4.0.7, digest authentication used to process an ACL fails when the URL contains a query string with backslashes.

6735228

In Proxy Server 4.0, the caching subsystem has a file descriptor leak under certain conditions.

6739585

Proxy Server 4.0 needs an alternative faster method to find out current cache size.

6740248

In Proxy Server 4.0.7, Admin GUI displays null for Processes and Listen Queue Size instead of default values.

6741262

Performance optimization is required for the Proxy Server 4.0 caching subsystem.

6745095

Proxy Server 4.0 should tolerate HTTP responses that contain embedded spaces in header names.

6745170

Proxy Server 4.0 should support on RHEL5.

6746138

Proxy Server 4.0 should have the capability to rewrite HTTP request bodies.

6747928

FTP requests going through Proxy Server 4.0 as URL ftp://user:password@server, where the password contains the @ character, generates an incorrect response.

6750791

Proxy Server 4.0.7 fails under load, due to a problem in the ACL subsystem.

6759153

Proxy Server 4.0.8 fails due to a problem in the URL mapping subsystem.

6762346

Improper handling of cache-control header in Proxy Server 4.0.

6768244

Improper functioning of channel pooling logic in Proxy Server 4.0, results in service unavailability and possible memory leak.

6275141

File cache functionality is not implemented in Proxy Server 4.0.

6767688

Proxy Server 4.0 should support the "only-if-cached" cache-control directive.

6767691

Proxy Server 4.0 should support the "stale-while-revalidate" cache-control extension.


B.16 Issues Resolved in 4.0.8

Table B-16 lists the issues resolved in Oracle iPlanet Web Proxy Server 4.0.8.

Table B-16 Issues Resolved in Proxy Server 4.0.8

Issue ID Summary

6648112

Proxy Server 4.0.6 and 4.0.7 do not provide a way to disable EPSV FTP Transfer Mode.

6655221

Increase the maximum timeout for idle connections on the Proxy SOCKS Server 4.x.

6660265

flexanlg/dpstats log analyzer is unable to deal with large access log files.

6660814

In Proxy Server 4.0, the block/fwd IP character of the most specific object is not enforced correctly.

6664392

In Proxy Server 4.0, improper handling of vary header occurs.

6664646

In Proxy Server 4.0, improper handling of via header occurs.

6670738

In Proxy Server 4.0, there is a possible 'High CPU Utilization' problem in the FTP subsystem.

6688600

Proxy Server 4.0.7 Admin GUI adds am into the server.xmlfile when using Caching-Schedule Garbage Collection page.

6692494

In Proxy Server 4.0, the cache filter masks the client write failures even when a cache file is not opened.

6692495

Proxy Server 4.0 can fail during Garbage Collection/Cache iteration code.

6695257

Integrate URL mapping feature.

6707473

Heap-based buffer overflow exists in FTP Proxy Server.

6708838

Upgrade to JDK 1.5 in Proxy Server 4.0.

6708842

Telemetry feature for Proxy Server 4.0.

6711396

dpstats dumps core in customer log file.

6454382

Reverse Proxy Server should allow changing cookie domain value in set-cookie.


B.17 Issues Resolved in 4.0.7

Table B-17 lists the issues resolved in Oracle iPlanet Web Proxy Server 4.0.7.

Table B-17 Issues Resolved in Proxy Server 4.0.7

Issue ID Summary

6729343

Proxy Server 4.0.7 - Upgrading on Windows 2003 while the server is running fails.

When upgrading on Windows from Proxy Server 4.0.6 to Proxy Server 4.0.7 without stopping the server, the process fails with errors.

Stopping the server before attempting the upgrade will ensure the upgrade runs successfully.

6261401

URL filter files should be created under the config directory instead of the conf_bk directory.

6590476

FTP subsystem is not closing the old connections appropriately.

6591980

The ownership of the URL filter is not set to that of the server instance user.

6592079

Backup files are getting created with wrong ownership.

6594729

Receives an HTTP 7756 invalid response header, but serves the file to the client.

6595773

FTP in Proxy Server 4.0.5 shows incorrect directory list.

6596860

Proxy Server should return a correct response when a pooled FTP connection receives the reset packet.

6599212

Add a dedicated thread that monitors the FTP connection pool for inactive connections.

6600193

Proxy-Agent header does not work.

6602044

Incorrect FTP response while reloading the page multiple times.

6602049

Need to improve handling of FTP requests for internal objects like file and folder icons.

6604108

Incorrect response while dealing with invalid response headers.

6605322

Provide an in-process cleaning facility to clean cache entries fast.

6613934

Digest authentication prompts user to authenticate repeatedly.

6619592

httpacl and alias directories exist for the removed instance.

6620274

Proxy Server 4.0.6 is unable to create new cache working directory if parent directory does not exist.

6621398

Proxy Server 4.0.6 fails to work with FTP server when you try to forward map to a back end of FTP server.

6622805

Proxy Server 4.0 does not respond and gets timed out, while accessing certain FTP URLs.

6622813

Proxy Server 4.0: Starts very slow when the cache size is huge.

6628381

A proxy instance for which the cache is disabled cannot be removed cleanly.

6634127

Memory corruption causes server failure.

6635864

Manage Certificates screen on the administration interface is not displayed correctly.

6639455

Proxy Server does not respond on stop or restart.

6641201

The Proxy-Authenticate headers are not passed correctly to the end client in a forward proxy.

6648470

Proxy 4.0: Possible memory corruption while processing responses that contain "Vary:"


B.18 Issues Resolved in 4.0.6

Table B-18 lists the issues resolved in Oracle iPlanet Web Proxy Server 4.0.6

Table B-18 Issues Resolved in Proxy Server 4.0.6

Issue ID Summary

6224535

Timeout functionality does not work.

6460215

Cannot connect to an IPv6-enabled web site when connecting through Proxy Server.

6478413

Uninstalling a Proxy Server instance does not result in the removal of the files corresponding to the instance from the alias and httpacl directories.

6494418

block-multipart-posts parameter does not block the request when content-type parameter is set.

6505578

sockd daemon can run out of worker threads when processing UDP associated requests.

6513846

Proxy Server 4.0.6 documents are updated to remove reference to HTTPS caching.

6514870

Removing a template through the Remove Template option does not remove all the assignments for that template.

6520593

A new section "Precedence of Regular Expressions Over Templates in Set Cache Configuration" is added to Chapter 16 in the Proxy Server 4.0.6 Administration Guide to explain why templates used within Set Configuration do not work but manually entered regular expressions do.

6526659

Incorrect server start command is displayed in the installer.

6529376

The default cache size for Proxy Server on Windows is 100 megabytes but the help page states that it is 1.6 gigabytes.

6530476

The path to the libjvm.sl file in the start script is not set correctly.

6534717

When cache-status is enabled in the access log, the access logs repeatedly show cache file as written and deleted for request headers that have cache-control set to no-cache.

6537346

Log entries show cache status as written even when cache file is not created.

6538613

cachegc dumps core if the Proxy Server instance's cache directory has been modified.

6541327

cachegc sometimes works incorrectly.

6545753

Error log shows a confusing error message when Proxy Server encounters an invalid request line.

6546256

On Windows, a regular expression is not registered correctly in the obj.conf file.

6546720

Cannot connect to certain sites when DNS cache is enabled.

6547808

On Windows, the watchdog process fails when the Proxy Server instance is stopped through the service manager.

6559837

Proxy server fails while handling an ftp request.

6560432

The Proxy Server 4.0.6 Administration Guide and the online help are updated to include a description for Source Port Number.

6562122

For an SSL Proxy Server instance, an incorrect password entry does not get written to the errors file.

6562165

Proxy Server 4.0.6 Administration Guide is updated to remove references to the file cache functionality.

6562585

Proxy Server 4.0.6 Release Notes is updated to provide the correct version number for NSPR.

6563262

During ftp access some error log messages are noticed that convey no information and can be confusing.

6564435

Details of the Cache Section Table on the administration interface are not displayed correctly.

6565004

Proxy Server 4.0.6 Release Notes is updated to provide correct link to the Proxy Server documentation page.

6565021

Internal log rotation rotates the files twice if the system time is changed between two scheduled rotations.

6565436

The section "Disabling the Forward Proxying feature in a Reverse Proxy Setup" under "Setting Up a Reverse Proxy" in Chapter 14 of the Proxy Server 4.0.6 Administration Guide is updated to add information about how to prevent a security vulnerability in a reverse proxy server configuration.

6566246

Cross-site scripting vulnerability in the View Error Log functionality.

6566309

Cross-site scripting vulnerability in the View URL Database functionality.

6566352

Cannot connect to an IPv6 FTP server through Proxy Server.

6566822

HTTP headers with a very long value can cause memory corruption in Proxy Server.

6566836

flexanlg dumps core.

6566889

After setting a value for Processes in the Configure System Preferences page, the value cannot be changed back to null.

6566924

Help page is updated to provide a clearer explanation for Processes in the Configure System Preferences page.

6568534

Reference to Proxy Server 3.6 documentation issue is removed from Proxy Server 4.0.6 Release Notes.

6569516

Proxy Server accepts and forwards responses whose header names contain spaces.

6572128

Localized online help is updated to provide the correct context-sensitive help page.

6572138

The access log does not include certain connection-related information.

6574401

Proxy Server supported browsers to be enhanced to include Internet Explorer (IE) v7.

6576044

Proxy Server 4.0.6 Configuration File Reference is updated to document the newly added SOCKS configuration parameter SOCKS5_UDPASSOC_TIMEOUT.

6576050

Proxy Server 4.0.6 online help is updated to specify the effect of the HTTP client's retry functionality.

6576065

Proxy Server 4.0.6 online help is updated to make it consistent with style guidelines and the Proxy Server's product user interface.

6577128

Proxy Server support to be extended for Sun Crypto Accelerator 6000.

6578024

LDAP connection failure errors.

6578560

In the message that Proxy Server displays after an upgrade to indicate how you can access the Administration Server, the server name and port name are indicated as null (http://null:null)

6579049

Proxy server creates an incorrect partition, which causes errors during startup.

6579781

An empty host-regex argument in the virt-map directive results in Proxy Server failure.

6581350

Proxy Server installation contains debug JDK binaries.

6584989

In the Version window, the label is not located in the center of the Close button when the browser is IE 7.

6594191

Localized online help has to be integrated to Proxy Server 4.0.6.


B.19 Issues Resolved in 4.0.5

Table B-19 lists the issues resolved in Oracle iPlanet Web Proxy Server 4.0.5

Table B-19 Issues Resolved in Proxy Server 4.0.5

Issue ID Summary

6240773

Deleting the listen socket and restarting the server does not clear the port.

6390867

On Windows, cv.exe fails when you try to view the information for a cached csv file.

6391439

Clearing the Enable DNS subdomains option in the administration interface does not remove the line DNS fn="dns-config" local-domain-levels="0" from the obj.conf file.

6413536

webservd must be used as the default user and not nobody.

6463455

Proxy Server 4.0.5 Release Notes is updated to state the version of Sun Crypto Accelerator that supports Proxy Server.

6466910

Proxy Server 4.0.5 Administration Guide is updated to describe the procedure to set up Sun Crypto Accelerator to work with Proxy Server.

6482102

Files cannot be retrieved from certain FTP sites through web browsers when connecting through Proxy Server.

6500200

Expired page is not displayed in the administration interface.

6500224

FTP through SOCKS routing does not work.

6500232

Proxy Server 4.0.5 online help is updated to mention Cache in the help page for the Monitoring Server Status page.

6500547

FTP through SOCKS routing occasionally results in file corruption.

6506550

Proxy server can fail due to null pointer access in caching subsystem.

6513846

Proxy Server 4.0.5 Release Notes is updated to state that Proxy Server does not support HTTPS caching.

6517969

Processing of obj.conf and ACL does not work as expected.

6520629

Configure Virtual Multihosting page in the administration interface does not allow user port number in host-regex.

6521610

When the Set Cache Specifics page in the administration interface is used to enable cache, it does not remove the "cache-disable" line in the obj.conf file.

6523139

Proxy Server debug build does not log all the information, such as disconnects.

6524253

Proxy Server watchdog core dump.

6524898

When the cache structure is created by cbuild.exe, the .sects file in the cache becomes empty after the instance starts.

6525294

The flexanlg utility dumps core if there are any syntax problems in the log file.

6526297

The Manage Section page in the Proxy Server administration interface lists all the sections of all the partitions, and offers a way to move sections from one partition to another. This feature does not work correctly.

6526354

When a new Partition is added, one section gets created.

6526964

SOCKS v5 server disconnects sessions unexpectedly.

6526990

The localized versions of Proxy Server 4.0.4 online help have a link that does not work properly.

6527840

Shutting down the SOCKS server using the administration interface results in a different message compared to the message that is displayed while starting.

6528069

Though the maximum cache partitions possible in Proxy Server is 32, there is a problem in creating 32 partitions in Proxy Server 4.0.3.

6529305

When using Virtual Multihosting, if you define the host in uppercase, it does not work.

6534208

The version string has to be changed for the 4.0.5 release.

6537410

Proxy Server sometimes waits to receive a new HTTP request until Proxy Server closes the connection.

6537736

Proxy Server has a domain buffer overflow vulnerability. The problem specifically exists in the handling of domain name address types within the sockd daemon.

6537745

Proxy Server has a domain buffer overflow vulnerability. The problem specifically exists in the s5auth_userpass() function within the sockd daemon.

6538060

The startsvr and stopsvr scripts of the Administration Server refer to proxy-admserv404 instead of proxy-admserv405.

6538173

On HP-UX, the Administration Server displays an error page when you try to add a listen socket to a proxy instance.

6539318

On Linux, the utility cbuild does not work.

6539689

On Linux, if the group ID 80 already exists, Proxy Server installation does not work and the installation failure does not result in proper installation log.

6544263

Localized versions of the Proxy Server 4.0.5 online help must be updated with the changes made to the English version of the online help.

6545267

Proxy Server 4.0.5 Configuration File Reference is updated with information about log parameters.


B.20 Issues Resolved in 4.0.4

Table B-20 lists the issues resolved in Oracle iPlanet Web Proxy Server 4.0.4

Table B-20 Issues Resolved in Proxy Server 4.0.4

Issue ID Summary

4973509

Cache-Control directive for private/no-cache headers is not supported for multiple values.

4973523

HEAD requests are not cached.

4973652

Proxy Server does not support 65536-byte long URLs.

4999184

When proxy server is configured in reverse proxy mode pointing to a web server, the error message displayed when the web server is down should not mention that it is Proxy Server.

5093104

The Proxy Server administration interface allows trailing white space for an HTTP header in client IP forwarding.

6208895

An FTP request through Proxy Server to a Microsoft IIS FTP server does not work.

6214329

Error in error log for HTTP4352:zlib internal error.

6233086

For client credentials forwarding with multibyte user name, validation check needs to be added.

6243358

A deleted user still appears as part of a group.

6245972

User's permission set through the Administer Access Control page does not get implemented.

6246562

Controlling a set of servers installed on different locales and platforms through clusters fails when stopping the set of servers.

6253844

There is no support for "zh-cn" for Proxy Server online help.

6255761

There is no content at the Installer Help page.

6255838

When a Proxy Server instance is removed without stopping the SOCKS server and a new instance is created, you will not be able to start the SOCKS server on the new instance because the port would be in use.

6256442

The installer displays the error message "Password should be at least 8 characters" only in English.

6266497

Administration interface allows duplicate port numbers in the Add Server page.

6268356

On Windows, SNMP service does not work if libnspr4.dll is not present in the system32 directory.

6274424

On Windows, the value for defaultInstallDirectory in the state file is wrong. The default installation directory in the installer is c:\sun\ProxyServer40, but the state file generated when you use the command setup --savestate does not have c:\sun\ProxyServer40 as the default installation directory. The state file displays the UNIX template value as the default installation directory.

6304981

Proxy Server installation fails on Linux if ksh is not installed on the system.

6310283

In the Proxy Server administration interface, sometimes the tabs display incorrect page content.

6312087

Localized online help is not context-sensitive.

6313904

The Administration Server does not allow you to set a listen socket with a port number that is used for another IP address.

6321797

Proxy Server 4.0.3 Configuration File Reference is updated with information for the flex-init parameter no-format-str.access.

6331035

Load balancing feature works only for regular expressions.

6333355

When the ACL caching is enabled, the user/group definition in the ACL has to exactly match the case of the LDAP entry for the ACL caching to happen.

6337657

Proxy Server displaying Internal Server Error message when the configuration of Distributed Administration is attempted.

6369549

Proxy patch installation on Java ES 5 results in some errors on Linux.

6371618

Cannot change Compression Level to NONE. Documentation should state what to select as the compression level.

6380736

Control does not transfer to Schedule GC page when Explicit GC is selected in the Set GC Preferences page.

6382393

Proxy Server is unable to perform FTP uploads.

6382692

During migration, the format string Req->vars.pauth-user in the 3.6 obj.conf should be changed to Req->vars.auth-user .

6383320

Cannot remove cache file when contents file name has space or Japanese characters.

6383435

sockd process uses high memory on Linux.

6387166

View Server Settings page in the Proxy Server administration interface does not display the MaxProcs value.

6388818

The SOCKS server requires the Directory Service ID to be the default.

6390034

libnspr4.dll should be referred to first on the directory <install-dir>\bin\proxy\bin instead of the directory system32.

6390054

Copyright year should be changed in the version window of the administration interface.

6399395

The Select Directory Services page does not reflect the directory service selection.

6402589

The function http-client-config does not take the setting from the most specific object.

6411505

The Redirect URLs page in the administration interface does not function as expected.

6412129

Proxy Server 4.0 migration tool must add the line fn="block-ip" if the setting is not found in the Proxy Server 3.6 instance.

6414355

Executing the command batchupdate with an invalid bu.conf file results in segmentation fault on Linux.

6415125

Change the compiler from Sun Studio 8 to Sun Studio 10.

6416272

Proxy Server fails to start properly after the server user is changed.

6417755

Links like Previous, Main, and Next not localized in the Proxy Server online help.

6419925

More cache-related statistics required in Proxy Server.

6423487

Detailed description on how to enable DNS statistics has been added to the online help.

6425025

The directive host-map does not work unless a url-prefix parameter is explicitly provided.

6425026

Proxy Server needs to distinguish cache objects based on Accept-Encoding headers.

6425038

Proxy Server does not consider query-maxlen when acting as reverse proxy with cache-local value set to 1.

6425601

The automatic garbage collection does not work in certain conditions.

6425752

There are duplicate headers in a 304 response from the cache.

6426543

Cache iterator leaks memory.

6427137

Proxy Server transmits micro version number in responses.

6433285

Some of the proxy core error messages are not localized.

6433776

.sects files are not created when the command cbuild is executed.

6433807

On Windows, Proxy Server and Administration Server display wrong version number in the start up message.

6434137

Proxy Server displays wrong error message on timeout.

6435491

In the Proxy Server 4.0.4 Configuration File Reference, in Chapter 5, the reference to the type parameter is removed in the section on Service derivative.

6441601

In the Proxy Server 4.0.4 Administration Guide, in Chapter 5, notes have been added to clarify the need to load the root keys of Certification Authority or the self-signing application.

6442054

In the Proxy Server 4.0.4 Administration Guide, in Chapter 5, the section Using SSL to Communicate with LDAP has been updated with information about importing LDAP root CA certificates to Proxy Server.

6442071

In the Proxy Server 4.0.4 Administration Guide, in Chapter 5, a new section is added to clarify about securing access to the Administration Server.

6442090

In the Proxy Server 4.0.4 Installation and Migration Guide, information has been added to clarify that:

- Proxy Server can be installed as a non root user

- Proxy Server can run as a non root user

6442091

Cache must correctly compute the value of current_age with the request delay added to the age.

6442641

Proxy Server 4.0 does not work well with CONNECT requests that specify a content-length.

6443160

On HP-UX, zlib library needs to be packaged with the product for Java ES 5.

6443720

Log analyzer can have issues when the access log file has no log information.

6443731

On Windows 2000 SP4, the system requires restart after configuration in the Java ES environment.

6444332

On HP-UX, executing batchupdate with invalid bu.conf results in segmentation fault.

6444363

On HP-UX, proxy instance does not get created with non root user.

6444942

Executing the command cachegc on a nonexistent instance fails.

6445440

Error messages are incompletely localized.

6446098

On HP-UX, there is an internal error in the View URL Database page.

6446349

On HP-UX, stress test results in mmap() failure.

6446933

In the Proxy Server 4.0.4 Configuration File Reference, references to docs directory are removed.

6447423

Proxy Server 4.0 leaks memory because the daemon structures are not freed properly.

6447427

Proxy Server 4.0 leaks memory while acquiring channel in common client.

6447476

The Proxy Server administration interface always displays the cache partition size as 0.

6450886

The new maximum value of 360 minutes for the socks5.conf parameter SOCKS5_TIMEOUT has been documented in the Proxy Server 4.0.4 Configuration File Reference.

6454032

Proxy Server binds to the same port each time the Address directive is set.

6455411

On Windows, Proxy Server needs to support coexistence of Java ES 4 and Java ES 5.

6459839

Migrating Proxy Server 3.6 to 4.0.3 with the cache disabled results in an unusable server instance.

6461889

HTML filter corrupts the transformed data.

6461896

HTML tag filter does not update the content length when it transforms the source document.

6461991

Typographic errors exist in the English source of proxyResources.properties file.

6462366

On HP-UX, Proxy Server fails to restart after configuring SOCKS name server.

6463404

Distributed administration does not work correctly when a user is given access to all programs.

6463927

The template file WPSProp.properties has entries for the Windows platform.

6465608

On Windows, the shortcut for Stop Admin Server is not created for the Administration Server when Proxy Server is installed.

6465984

The file proxyResources.properties contains duplicate keys.

6466452

Proxy Server should update the installer registry key from Entsys to Entsys5.

6467644

On Windows Server 2003 Enterprise platform, running reconfig.bat fails.

6470294

On Windows, running cbuild.exe to decrease the cache sections does not remove the sections properly.

6473677

On Java ES 4 system, Proxy Server does not start after applying the patch 120981-08/120982-08.

6478407

In the Proxy Server 4.0.4 Administration Guide, in Chapter 7, the section Starting SSL-Enabled Servers is modified to remove the suggestion for start script modification.

6480637

Proxy Server fails every hour.

6484781

After enabling disturbed administration, even unauthentic users can log in to the Administration Server.

6485988

In the Proxy Server 4.0.4 Configuration File Reference, the section on Send-Error in Chapter 5 is updated to add a note stating that send-error does not work for Web Server HTTP response.

6505480

In a standalone installation of proxy server on HP-UX, installation fails on HP-UX 11.11.

6519072

In the installer for a standalone installation of Proxy Server 4.0.4, the JRE version compatible with the U.S. DST changes 2007 needs to be shipped. The compatible JRE version is 1.4.2_13 on Solaris, Windows, and Linux. On HP-UX, the compatible JRE version is 1.4.2.12.

6519113

In the Proxy Server 4.0.4 Configuration File Reference, the section on Error in Chapter 5 is updated to remove references to error response codes 404 and 500.

6511549

In a standalone installation of Proxy Server on HP-UX, installation fails in CLI mode.

6520577

In the Proxy Server 4.0.4 Administration Guide, the section on Virtual Multihosting is updated to add a note to indicate that the reverse mapping should be specified before the other mappings.


B.21 Issues Resolved in 4.0.3

Table B-21 lists the issues resolved in Oracle iPlanet Web Proxy Server 4.0.3

Table B-21 Issues Resolved in Proxy Server 4.0.3

Issue ID Summary

6191615

Certain regular expressions when used as URL filters cause Proxy Server to fail while starting.

6213012

The ROTATELOGS event on Windows is not triggered at the time specified.

6213726

The Transfer Time Report reports a constant value of "0.00 sec/req".

6215659

The Transfer Time Distribution Report shows a constant value of "< 1 sec [100.0%]".

6239292

Log analyzer error with Extended2 format when access log file has no log information.

6242032

In the Proxy Server 4.0.2 Administration Guide, in Chapter 7, the section "Configuring System Preferences" has wrong description for Parent Array. The correct description is, "A parent array is a proxy array that a proxy or proxy array member routes through".

6264079

The administration interface overwrites default, which is the default value for Directory Service.

6275141

In Proxy Server 4.0.2, the File Cache feature is shown in the GUI and documented for the Server Manager > Caching > Configure File Cache page, but the feature is not implemented.

6270693

Sometimes the Filter directive is invoked twice per request.

6285076

SOCKS server cannot handle both the LDAP and password file for user authentication, when both the methods are configured.

6285183

PR_MemUnmap() call results in error in Windows.

6285791

SOCKS server start command-line issue for Java ES 4 is resolved in this release, but existing instances created in Java ES 4 installation will have the problem even after upgrading to the latest 4.0.3 patches. The new instances created after upgrade will not have this problem. This problem is not there in a standalone installation of Proxy Server.

6289188

When you install Proxy Server 4.0 as non root user and Administration Server as root user, any changes you make to the cache settings in the administration user interface result in the permissions for cache file and cache directory changing from non root to root.

6292729

The default setting for Client IP Addressing Forwarding should be blocked.

6294282

The Proxy Server 4.0 administration interface cannot set the ACL correctly for any resource that includes a backslash (\) in its pattern.

6294563

Default setting of the access log format to be different from the Web Server.

6295286

In the Proxy Server 4.0.2 Administration Guide, in Chapter 14, the section "Setting up a Reverse Proxy" needs to note in Step 5 that the "/" mapping is added only if the user does not change the contents of the "Map Source Prefix" text box provided automatically by the Administration GUI.

6296870

Details of the Cache Section Table on the administration interface are not displayed correctly.

6299913

The ConnAddress directive is not changed to Address during a migration from Proxy Server 3.6 to 4.0.

6300480

The setting of Cache tab is not migrated successfully during a migration from Proxy Server 3.6 to 4.0.

6300615

The meta tag is missing in localized core messages.

6301140

Migration creates invalid cache entries when migrating an instance of Proxy Server that has the cache disabled.

6303619

An ACL with a database that is registered with a name other than default does not work properly.

6304354

The "Do Not Log Client Accesses From" option creates an invalid configuration.

6311548

Proxy Server 4.0 uses pauth-user instead of auth-user for Access Log.

6312044

In the Proxy Server 4.0 administration interface, the Monitor Current Activity page under the Server Status tab is not updated for DNS, Keep-Alive, and Cache Statistics.

6313910

On Windows, the Rewrite Headername feature fails and displays the message "Internal server error occurred".

6313959

In the Proxy Server 4.0.2 Administration Guide, in Chapter 12, the section "To configure the file cache" provides the wrong description for Step 1. The correct description is, "From the Server Manager, click the Caching tab".

6313960

In the Proxy Server 4.0.2 Administration Guide, in Chapter 12, the section "To create a batch update" includes Step 10 that refers to a "Timing section". This step is an error. The Set Cache Batch Updates page does not have a Timing section.

6316289

In the Proxy Server 4.0.2 Administration Guide, in Chapter 12, the section "Building the Cache Directory Structure" includes an example that refers to Figure 12-1 instead of 12-2.

6325537

Not able to change RqThrottle value through the administration interface.

6325616

Scheduled (explicit) Garbage Collection does not clear cache.

6328678

Cannot set ICP timeout value to less than 400 milliseconds through the administration interface.

6334854

Inconsistency between documentation for Proxy Server and sun-web-proxy-server_4_0.dtd .

6337102

Proxy Server fails with DNS fn = "dns-config" local-domain-levels = "8"

6338719

Patch upgrade of Proxy Server on Linux AS 3.0 installs in a different location.

6338875

Proxy Server 4.0.1 FTP Client fails to process symbolic links correctly.

6350957

In the Proxy Server 4.0.2 Administration Guide, in Chapter 5, the section "Enabling Security for Listen Sockets" does not mention that security can only be enabled in reverse proxy mode and not in forward proxy mode.

Also, in Chapter 8, the section "Specifying Users and Groups" does not mention that security can only be enabled in reverse proxy mode and not in forward proxy mode.

6365433

Unable to create Proxy Server instance when the Automatic Start option is selected in the Proxy Server administration interface.

6367375

Mapping with CONNECT doesn't work when there is a parent proxy.

6369095

Memory leak in Proxy Server 4.0.

6371084

Requesting SSL site does not work in chained proxy environment when using IP address of the Web Server.

6371618

Cannot change Compression Level to NONE.

6371731

No "connect://.*:563" in the default resource.

6371793

pkginfo displays $distro for SUNWproxy-l10n.

6373101

Administration Server creates invalid parameter for ssl-client-config.

6373622

cache-disable SAF is not documented.

6374279

Response to webdav OPTIONS method not according to RFC2518.

6376065

max-uncheck function does not work as expected.

6376153

Proxy Server 4.0.2 does not update cache for ftp/gopher protocols.

6381373

Proxy Server fails during run after restart if the cache is already warmed.

6381419

The value in the cache-last-checked header is invalid.

6381424

Warning header should contain the host:port value of the agent adding this header.

6382729

Proxy Server does not accept utf-8 encoded parameters.

6383301

Proxy Server 4.0 has a problem in channel pooling.

6383456

Proxy Server 4.0.2 uses high CPU in Linux.

6384616

Proxy Server 4.0.3 online help has typographic errors.

6385902

The format in Set Access Log Preferences does not match the default format.

6387772

Changes in online help, due to bugs (6325537, 6303619) fixed, need to be localized.

6387901

In the Proxy Server 4.0.2 Administration Guide, in Chapter 11, the section "Chaining Proxy Servers" is not clear.

6388156

The headers of cached files can get corrupted.

6390237

Proxy Server passes incorrect content-length if the response contains double content-length headers.

6392875

regexp-map does not work for connection.

6393573

Proxy Server 4.0.2 fails when DNS fn="dns-config" local-domain-levels="1"

6394287

SOCKS process polls too often, which leads to socks process taking up as much as 50% of CPU.

6395473

High CPU utilization problem in Proxy Server 4.0 while handling "slow" clients.

6395889

Windows Server Update Service (WSUS) does not work using Proxy Server 4.0.2.

6400981

SOCKS5_TIMEOUT value set in socks5.conf is ignored.

6402698

High CPU utilization in FTP client.

6418214

Issues with Proxy Server 4.0 garbage collection feature.

6424527

Proxy Server fails while processing a request containing an empty cache-control header.


B.22 Issues Resolved in 4.0.2

Table B-22 lists the issues resolved in Oracle iPlanet Web Proxy Server 4.0.2

Table B-22 Issues Resolved in Proxy Server 4.0.2

Issue ID Summary

5097664

ssl-tunnel-timeout parameter does not work on Windows.

6225025

ftp-listing-width parameter does not work correctly.

6251805

Changes to archive logs results in a failure.

6262277

Changing the minimum timeout value for ICP from 400 to 50.

6292690

In Proxy Server 4, while using IE 6.0 to access the administration interface, cannot select the original partition using Manage Sections>Partition.

6292786

Proxy Server does not write transfer time (and other times) to access log.

6308714

Proxy Server fails to start if umask is not set to 022.

6310909

In Proxy Server 4.0.1 point product, version string of the product name was over translated for French locale from 2005Q3 to 2005T3.

6310910

In Proxy Server 4.0.1 point product, many missing apostrophes in installer messages on French locale.

6310944

In Proxy Server 4.0.1 point product, CLI installer fails to display the license.

6310961

In Proxy Server 4.0.1 point product, the "Yes" in the license installer screen on Spanish locale is not localized.

6312723

Cannot access SSL sites with IP address while using Proxy Server 4.0.

6313981

In Proxy Server 4.0, not able to change the value of Rewrite Content Location and Rewrite Headername after creating a new Reverse Mapping using the administration interface.

6315817

Multiple simultaneous CONNECT (SSL Tunneling) requests cause thread starvation.

6330348

High memory usage by Proxy Server process in Solaris 10 during stress run.

6333995

Memory leak while running stress tests for CONNECT.

6335919

Proxy Server FTP client does not close a connection when the FTP server has closed.

6335922

Proxy Server FTP client does not send USER request to FTP server.

6336550

Error when trying to install Proxy Server 4.0.1 into a directory that contains a Proxy Server 4.0 installation.


B.23 Issues Resolved in 4.0.1

Table B-23 lists the issues resolved in Oracle iPlanet Web Proxy Server 4.0.1.

Table B-23 Issues Resolved in Proxy Server 4.0.1

Issue ID Summary

2126143

The same regular expression does not work in URL Filters, but works in Access Control and Routing.

2126380

Memory leak in the ICP process of Proxy Server.

6231283

The Administration Server on Linux Red Hat Advanced Server 3.0, fails to start.

6237346

The flexanlg utility dumps core while generating a log analysis report using the Extended2 log file format.

6240767

The add/edit listen sockets for the Administration Server and the Proxy Server instance do not verify for used ports.

6242627

Localized core messages are not getting displayed.

6243369

Entry of multibyte characters in the pages related to SOCKS needs to be prevented.

6244103

Internal server error is displayed when the Set Connectivity Mode page of the Proxy Server instances is accessed on a Linux Advanced Server 3.0, Korean locale.

6245408

An internal error is displayed when a newly added partition is accessed if the administration user and the proxy instance user are different.

6249166

Inconsistency in the display of the Control Cluster, Modify Server, and Remove Server pages in the Cluster tab when the host name in the URL is replaced with localhost while accessing Proxy Server.

6253014

Failure occurs in the init-proxy SAF when there are more than nine NameTrans directives in the obj.conf file on Linux Red Hat Advanced Server 3.0.

6254508

The batch update command exits with a segmentation fault.

6255214

Cannot edit or remove an entry in the content URL rewriting page consisting of multibyte characters.

6255216

Some LDAP entries in the socks5.conf lead to socksd failure.

6259314

Some of the localized online help pages are not synchronized with the English online help pages.

6261440

Duplicate English online help exists in the installation directory.

6263694

Online help is unavailable for the Add and Replace Compromised Key List and Certificate Revocation List pages.

6263721

The wrong help page is displayed for the Add/Replace Cert pages in the Server Manager.

6274186

Unable to delete a server instance.

6276398

Remove the localized online help from the base workspace.

6285078

Entry for authentication failure of SOCKS request missing from log files.

6285779

Unable to start the Proxy Server instance if the serverID has a white space.

6285788

SOCKS server failure when authentication is used.

6289242

HTTP smuggling in Proxy Server 4.0.

6293449

Proxy Server 4.0 does not close the connection immediately with the CONNECT method.

6295622

The function ConnAddress is not realized or documented in Proxy Server 4.0.

6296169

The header Cache-last-checked is broken in Proxy Server 4.0 installed on other locales.

6296225

The Proxy Server instance may intermittently fail when DNS caching is enabled.

6301786

Localized Core Message not getting displayed on Solaris 9 x86, Linux AS 3.0.

6311463

On the proxy process, the number of open file descriptors keeps increasing with time, resulting in the proxy running out of file descriptors and dropping connections.