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Adobe Flex crossdomain.xml


I want to create a crossdomain.xml file on my WEB AS ABAP for consuming ABAP web services from Adobe Flex applications.

As I understand it Flex requires the file to reside in the root directory of the server. So I need to have it available via a URL like

It seems that the ICF will not allow me to create a new subelement or an External Alias with special characters in it. It seems a dot (.) is a special character. 😔

So I can create the file at no problems, but I can't create it at

Does anyone know of a way around this?



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    Posted on Sep 18, 2007 at 08:31 AM

    have you seen this thread

    crossdomain.xml on WAS

    is your flex application going to run on a different webserver or are you planning to host in it your ABAP server itself. (where the WS resides)

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