I created a JavaBean that implements a “dropbox” in Oracle Forms. It can be downoaded from the PJC/JavaBean library of Francois Degrelle. When dropping one or more files on it, Forms receives the path and filename of it. In the following example video the JavaBean is used to upload a file to the database. For […]

As Oracle Open World is coming closer, it’s time to build your schedule… Be prepared because there are so many choices. So, here are some presentations I’m interested in and planning to attend. Of course there’s my own presentation on monday. Session: What’s Your Choice for Oracle Forms: Modernize, Upgrade, Integrate, or Migrate? (session id 08262) […]

In last years blog post about Forms 11g Javascript integration I explained how you could call the Google Maps API from forms using JavaScript. I captured that testcase using screentoaster. It seems that this tool has disappeared and all the recorded sessions with it. So, here’s a new video on youtube of this Google Map […]

A great turnout for the seminar: more than 40 interested attendees, a mix audience of IT managers, project managers and developers. Hof ter Delft was a nice location! Grant Ronald, Oracle Senior Group Product Manager for the development tools division, opened the seminar with a keynote presentation. He started with the Oracle Statement of Direction: […]

For over a year I play every day the PL/SQL Challenge, as I mentioned already in previous posts. Today there’s version 2 of the website. You can read about it on the PL/SQL Challenge blog. Great effort of Steven Feuerstein and his team! So, if you want to test your PL/SQL knowledge, compete against collegues/other […]

There are a lot of questions about the future of Oracle Forms and applications that were built in Oracle Forms. During this seminar we will answer these questions and give an overview of the (possible) future of such applications. The seminar will kick off with a keynote by Grant Ronald, about the Oracle Forms strategy. […]

One year ago Steven Feuerstein launched a competition called “The Pl/SQL Challenge“. The idea was to let Oracle PL/SQL developers test their knowledge, learn and win prices by taking a daily quiz. The format seems to be a success: every day more than 1000 PL/SQL developers test their knowledge about the language, in total more […]