MetaMatrix XML-Relational SOAP Connector errors with "Content length must be specified"

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  • MetaMatrix XML-Relational Soap Connector errors with "Content length must be specified":  
    Content length must be specified.
     at org.apache.axis.message.SOAPFaultBuilder.createFault(
     at org.apache.axis.message.SOAPFaultBuilder.endElement(
     at org.apache.axis.encoding.DeserializationContext.endElement(
     at org.apache.xerces.parsers.AbstractSAXParser.endElement(Unknown Source)
     at org.apache.xerces.impl.XMLNSDocumentScannerImpl.scanEndElement(Unknown Source)
     at org.apache.xerces.impl.XMLDocumentFragmentScannerImpl$FragmentContentDispatcher.dispatch(Unknown Source)
     at org.apache.xerces.impl.XMLDocumentFragmentScannerImpl.scanDocument(Unknown Source)
     at org.apache.xerces.parsers.XML11Configuration.parse(Unknown Source)
     at org.apache.xerces.parsers.XML11Configuration.parse(Unknown Source)
     at org.apache.xerces.parsers.XMLParser.parse(Unknown Source)
     at org.apache.xerces.parsers.AbstractSAXParser.parse(Unknown Source)
     at org.apache.xerces.jaxp.SAXParserImpl$JAXPSAXParser.parse(Unknown Source)
     at javax.xml.parsers.SAXParser.parse(Unknown Source)
  • Looks like it is required by WSDL that "Content-Length" must be provided in the HTTP header record while making SOAP Request. 
  • Is there way to specify this in connector binding? 


  • MetaMatrix Enterprise Server 5.5.4
  • MetaMatrix XML-Relational SOAP Connector

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