WebLogic 6.1 SP  4 query - weblogic.developer.interest.wls6.1(Archived)

Hi ,
currently our system is using WebLogic 6.1 SP4 and IIS 5.0.
We used proxy by file to communicate our WebLogic server with the web server.
The web server (IIS) was not able to display the home page (a html page) when all the threads are used up in the weblogic server (0 thread count) and when the request queue from IIS to weblogic has reached 270.
The web server will display a message - The page cannot be displayed.
It seems like the web server is "hanged".
From my understanding, when the weblogic is down, the web server (IIS) should still be alive (i.e. html pages should still be accessible, especially the home page).
We would like to check is there any way to delink IIS5.0 and weblogic such that if the queue length keeps increasing, IIS 5.0 is not impacted and users at least can hit our homepage which is html and served by IIS 5.0 only.
Looking forward to any reply as soon as possible. 

One way to do this is using proxy by path in IIS. Read documentation at http://edocs/wls/docs61/adminguide/isapi.html#108835
you should be able to server static html locally via IIS and forward requests to weblogic only when needed.
You should consider a cluster so when one node is not available the request can failover to the other. 

Hi
Correction. We used proxy by path instead by file type.

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