November 2014 Blog Posts

How to debug HTTP 404 from WebResource.axd

I have just refactored a large portion of the web site code, which included moving resources around and in some cases renaming them. Of course such a change can't go without a glitch the first time you fire up a portal after refactoring. As expected, I immediately started hitting a few HTTP 404 responses on WebResource.axd calls. Natural question is - which resources are incorrectly referenced? Unfortunately WebResource.axd URLs are encrypted. Looking at URL itself does no good. Unfortunately there's nothing on the web about debugging specific WebResource.axd failures so I decided to share my trick and hopefully it will...

posted @ Sunday, November 02, 2014 5:05 PM | Feedback (0)