Affects Version/s: 7.0.2 CE GA3, 7.0.0 DXP FP11, 7.0.0 DXP SP2
Component/s: Web Search > Search Widgets
Liferay Portal URL can easily get longer than 2000 characters. Some browsers and load balancers cannot handle such long URL, causing errors on the page because it is either blocked or truncated.
- Add a document to Documents and Media (name it foo, for example)
- Search for foo using the theme-embedded search portlet (in a site page)
- Click on search button again
- Click to see the document foo (do not download)
The URL used to see the document will be of reasonable size
The URL used to see the document will be of more than 4000 characters and the application server may refuse to fulfill the request.