Re: 500: Server Error [Access Denied]
From: Jeff Cochran (jeff.nospam_at_zina.com)
Date: Sun, 04 Sep 2005 13:52:06 GMT
On Fri, 2 Sep 2005 20:38:12 -0700, "Shane Roberts" <Shane
>I am the Sysadmin and IIS Support
>The error above is with “Show friendly http messages” unchecked in the
>browser settings. Otherwise it just gives an Internal Server 500 error.
>Two servers contain exact copies of the website and are load balanced by BigIP
>Servers are not members of any domain, all local permissions, they are DMZ
>web servers only, Internet facing.
>Windows 2000 Server, SP4
>No DNS, everything is in local Host file and routing tables
>Website uses .NET, ASP.NET (I’m not the developer and don’t know much about
>Website uses Siteminder for client authentication and talks to a back-end
>Internet customers browse to a login page, login and click hyperlinks to
>access data (read-only), there is no data input. As users click these
>hyperlinks they receive the error above. Not all the time, sometimes all the
>time, sometimes hardly at all.
>There are no errors reported in the Siteminder agent log on either web server
>There are no 500 errors reported in the IIS logs for the website on either
>There are no events in the event viewer on either server
>If it were NTFS permissions I think it wouldn’t work all the time
>At my work I can duplicate very fast the same error the external customers
>At home it takes me many, many tries to get the error
>I can’t seem to get the error local on the web server, at least not yet
>(maybe just luck?)
>I can’t seem to locate where this error is coming from so it can be fixed.
>Any thoughts, suggestions, ideas are VERY much appreciated.
Does BigIP share sessions across the cluster? Best guess is it
doesn't, at least isn't in your case.