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GroupWise WebAccess displays blank page instead of Login page

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Novell GroupWise 8
Novell GroupWise WebAccess 7
Novell SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 9
Novell SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10
Novell Open Enterprise Server (OES)
Novell Open Enterprise Server (OES) 2


When users connect to the GroupWise WebAccess URL (typically something like ), they see a blank page instead of the WebAccess Login page.
GWAP>, -, ERROR, -, Config failed: GroupWise WebAccess Agent
Error: Configuration file not found (/opt/novell/groupwise/webaccess/commgr.cfg)
Unable to login to GroupWise WebAccess


Check permissions on the following file (/opt/novell/groupwise/webaccess/commgr.cfg).  Increase permissions for that file to at least 644 (rw-r--r--) and then exit Tomcat5 (rctomcat5 stop), and restart (rctomcat5 start).


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  • Document ID:3540444
  • Creation Date:18-JUL-07
  • Modified Date:30-APR-12
    • NovellGroupWise
    • SUSESUSE Linux Enterprise Server

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