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Bad Request - Invalid Hostname attempting to view PDF on FM GO

Question asked by TomEdge on May 11, 2015

Summary

Bad Request - Invalid Hostname attempting to view PDF on FM GO

Product

FileMaker Server

Version

13.0.9.905

Operating system version

Windows Server 2008 R2

Description of the issue

When streaming a PDF, FM SERVER is placing an extra period at the end of the host name in the URL causing an error on the iPad when attempting to view the contents of the container field.

Steps to reproduce the problem

Perform an Insert from URL using file protocol on FM Server using PSOS.  The PDF is inserted and can be exported from FM Go, but cannot be viewed.  If you then try to open in Safari you can see an extra period has been inserted at the end of the hostname causing the link to be broken.

Expected result

Be able to view the PDF

Actual result

Cannot

Exact text of any error message(s) that appear

Bad Request - Invalid Hostname

HTTP Error 400.  The request hostname is invalid.

Configuration information

Also attempted to insert with http protocol and that gets the same error.

Workaround

None so far.

Outcomes