Skip to main content

This content has been archived and is no longer being updated. Links may not function; however, this content may be relevant to outdated versions of the product.

Support Article

com.pega.apache.axis2.AxisFault: Transport error: 303



User is trying to do a command line deployment for Pega7 by referring to the Product migration command line utility guide but getting the error.

Error Messages

2015-03-24 17:05:36,827 (grate.products.MigrateProducts) ERROR Exception has occured while executing the requested action
com.pega.apache.axis2.AxisFault: Transport error: 303 Error: See Other
at com.pega.apache.axis2.transport.http.HTTPSender.handleResponse(
at com.pega.apache.axis2.transport.http.HTTPSender.sendViaPost(
at com.pega.apache.axis2.transport.http.HTTPSender.send(
at com.pega.apache.axis2.transport.http.CommonsHTTPTransportSender.writeMessageWithCommons(
at com.pega.apache.axis2.transport.http.CommonsHTTPTransportSender.invoke(
at com.pega.apache.axis2.engine.AxisEngine.send(
at com.pega.apache.axis2.description.OutInAxisOperationClient.send(
at com.pega.apache.axis2.description.OutInAxisOperationClient.executeImpl(
at com.pega.apache.axis2.client.OperationClient.execute(
at com.pega.pegarules.migrate.products.service.MigrationServiceInvoker.invokeService(
at com.pega.pegarules.migrate.products.MigrateProducts.handleRequest(
at com.pega.pegarules.migrate.products.MigrateProducts.main(

Steps to Reproduce

execute the script

./ addTarget -url http://<HOST>:<PORT>/prweb/PRServlet -user [email protected] -pwd install -https false -host <HOST>-port <PORT> -context prweb -targUser casysadmin -targPwd install

./ showTargets -url http://
<HOST>:<PORT>/prweb/PRServlet -user [email protected] -pwd install

./ showProducts -url http://
<HOST>:<PORT>/prweb/PRServlet -user [email protected] -pwd install

Root Cause

The root cause of this problem is an error/omission in product documentation. URL should point to PRSOAPServlet instead of PRServlet


The explanation for this behavior is as follows: Change Target URL to point to PRSOAPServlet.

Published January 31, 2016 - Updated October 8, 2020

Was this useful?

0% found this useful

Have a question? Get answers now.

Visit the Collaboration Center to ask questions, engage in discussions, share ideas, and help others.

Did you find this content helpful?

Want to help us improve this content?

We'd prefer it if you saw us at our best.

Pega Community has detected you are using a browser which may prevent you from experiencing the site as intended. To improve your experience, please update your browser.

Close Deprecation Notice
Contact us