External Assignment using DWA throws browser error - 400
SummaryAn External Assignment is setup by leveraging the Direct Web Access (DWA) feature. When clicking the link from within the External Assignment a browser exception is seen.
Error MessagesBrowser Exception:
Tomcat Log Exception:
java.lang.IllegalArgumentException: Invalid character found in the request target. The valid characters are defined in RFC 7230 and RFC 3986
Steps to Reproduce
- Configure an External Assignment using the DWA feature.
- The user gets the email with a link.
- Click on the DWA link and observe an IE 400 error.
Root CauseA defect in Pegasystems’ code or rules.
Published February 15, 2017 - Updated February 21, 2017