Problems setting up ArcIMS with a proxy server

Last Published: April 25, 2020


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User is having problems getting ArcIMS to work with a proxy server. Followed all the instructions in the ArcIMS Installation Guide or ArcIMS Help FAQ, and ArcIMS Help System Administration, Administering property files section, without success.


We have found a case where the Servlet Engine needed a virtual directory so the Servlet Engine could be contacted by the proxy server.

Solution or Workaround

Creating a virtual directory called servlet to the Servlet Engine may be the solution if problems persist with ArcIMS and the proxy server.

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