Category: 11g

In my previous post I mentioned the problem with compiling a program unit that calls a database function with result cache. Like I wrote in that post, the problem exists in the PL/SQL Client version. There’s a patch available to update the PL/SQL client: Oracle Database Server Version Patch 33. This is a database […]

Result cache… a very cool feature in the 11g database. If you don’t know it, this is a must read: Pl/SQL function result cache in 11g But also watch out with it in Forms 11g. It seems there’s a bug. When compiling a program unit that calls a function with result cache in forms, you’ll […]

Yesterday I followed a session regarding OSB given by Jeff Davis, it was an interesting session with a lot of demo’s regarding using business services and proxy services. Topics that we’re interesting to me during the session and I would like to share with the community: Coherence ships with OSB/Weblogic which gives you the possiblity […]

I remembered an old post of Roel Hartman where he integrated a form into apex. He used a part of OraFormsFaces by Wilfred van der Deijl: the CommunicatorBean. Using this CommunicatorBean forms could react on “external messages”. Now with Forms 11g reacting on external events, this CommunicatorBean isn’t necessary any more(sorry Wilfred). This is how […]

People attending Open World to have a closer look at fusion technologies and how to integrate them in your existing applications, need to check out the following session: ID#: S315945 Title: Oracle Forms in the Middle of Middleware with Oracle Product Management Track: Application Servers, Application Grid, and Development Date: 22-SEP-10 Time: 13:00 – 14:00 […]

Introduction: Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition 11g, the new, industry-leading technology platform for business intelligence, which offers: – A powerful end-user experience with rich visualisation, search, and actionable collaboration – Advancements in analytics, OLAP, and enterprise reporting, with unmatched performance and scalability – Simplified system configuration, life-cycle management, and performance optimisation A first impression of […]

Forms 11g holds a lot of interesting new features focused on event-driven architecture, one of these is javascript integration. There are two ways of using javascript with Forms 11g: “call others” and “let others call you”. Javascript can call code in Forms(“Let others call you”) using the new forms trigger “when-custom-javacript-event”. This post is going […]