Enabling or disabling HTTP access to OnCommand Workflow Automation

By default, OnCommand Workflow Automation (WFA) can be accessed by a client machine only through HTTPS. HTTPS-only access does not automatically redirect HTTP to HTTPS. You can enable or disable HTTP access to WFA.

Before you begin

You must have logged in to the WFA host system as a root user.

About this task

The default WFA installation path is used in this procedure. If you changed the default location during installation, you must use the changed WFA installation path.


  1. At the shell prompt, navigate to the following directory on the WFA server: WFA_install_location/wfa/bin/.
  2. Perform one of the following actions:
    To... Enter the following command...
    Enable HTTP access ./wfa --http-access=public --restart=WFA
    Disable HTTP access ./wfa --http-access=default --restart=WFA