Azure: Swedish characters in App-pool name causes blob provider to fail

Found in

EPiServer.CMS.Core 7.5.394.2

Fixed in

EPiServer.Azure 9.3.1

Created

Dec 13, 2016

Updated

Feb 13, 2017

Area

CMS Core

State

Closed, Fixed and tested


Description

  1. Setup site with Swedish characters in App Pool Name.
  2. Configure the Azure Blob Provider.

Expected:
Site should start

Actual:
The remote server returned an error: (403) Forbidden.

Reported via http://world.episerver.com/forum/developer-forum/Developer-to-developer/Thread-Container/2016/12/swedish-charters-in-app-pool-name-when-deploying-to-azure/