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OAuth authentication fails with error code 200 in Rational Publishing Engine 1.3



Attempts to add a data source schema or retrieve data fails to authenticate to OAuth data sources with Response Code 200 and Response Message OK in IBM Rational Publishing Engine (RPE) release 1.3


Adding schemas or retrieving data at runtime fails with Response Code 200 and Response Message OK.


This issue has been identified as a product defect and has been logged under 49359 OAuth - URL reserved characters in credentials prevent the login

This is a product defect that occurs when the user name or password contain characters such as "%", "/" or ":".

Resolving The Problem

There is currently no resolution to this problem.


Until the problem is fixed the workaround is to avoid using the listed special characters in credentials.

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Document Information

Modified date:
16 June 2018