414 Request-URI Too Large

Discussion in 'General' started by Prince, Mar 19, 2011.

  1. Prince

    Prince Well-Known Member

    Please help with the right values here to stop the below error...

    "414 Request-URI Too Large
    The request URL is over the maximum size allowed!"


    Thanks.
     
  2. Prince

    Prince Well-Known Member

    I have reduced it to 8k, i hope this fix it.
     
  3. NiteWave

    NiteWave Administrator

    check

    admin console->
    Server->
    Tuning->
    Max Request URL Length (bytes)
     
  4. Prince

    Prince Well-Known Member

    I have reduced it to 8k.

    Should i increase or reduce it more?

    Thanks.
     
  5. NiteWave

    NiteWave Administrator

    to stop that "error", you should increase to 12k,16k ... etc.

    however this may not be a error but security feature. if there is a URL with length exceed 8k, probably an attack to your web site. in normal case, the length of a URL is far less than 8k.
     
  6. pardis

    pardis Well-Known Member

    When I want increase it , I get following error :
    *number exceeds maximum allowed
     

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