Java with Internet Explorer 11 incompatible?

After upgrading to Windows 8.1 you will find it impossible to use Java with internet explorer. This is particularly bad for Oracle E-Business Suite that depends of the use of Java for its professional applications. Problem Identification You may get the warning: Java(tm) Plug-In 2 SSV Helper’ from ‘Sun Microsystems, Inc.’ isn’t compatible with Internet […]

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E-Business Tax Notes

These are my personal notes which is a mix of experience and excepts from Metalink. This note is focused on Oracle functionality and not tax law. These notes applies mainly to R12.1.x. Beware these notes may be out of date so please check with http://support.oracle.com for changes. There are many notes on just one page […]

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Installing Oracle E-Business Suite R12.2

Being a non-DBA and non-developer it is not easy to install Oracle E-Business Suite R12.2. I did have to try a few times before succeeding but it is possible and hopefully now a bit easier with the guide. On the surface is looks straight forward but I would recommend to set aside a full week […]

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Upgrading Oracle E-Business Suite R12.2.0 to R12.2.2

This is a sub-post to Installing Oracle E-Business Suite R12.2. In general the patching process takes longer time than to install R12.2.0 so be sure to do plenty of cold-backups. Patch Directory For all patches; you need to download and unzip the patches in $PATCH_TOP: # . vis.sh # mv {zipfile} $PATCH_TOP # cd $PATCH_TOP […]

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Managing Oracle E-Business Suite R12.2

This is a sub-post to Installing Oracle E-Business Suite R12.2. After installing R12.2.0 you can start to manage the installation. There are a few things you need to be aware of and that will also come in handy for your R12.2.2 upgrade. Login Use the following URL: http://hpserver.kentw:8000 Or if you use localhost: http://localhost.localdomain:8000 Login: […]

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Installing Oracle E-Business Suite R12.2.0

This is a sub-post to Installing Oracle E-Business Suite R12.2. There are two steps to this: R12.2 Staging R12.2.0 Installation R12.2 Staging Login as: oracle Download the following files from http://edelivery.oracle.com into directory /stage122: # mkdir /oracle/Stage122 # cd /oracle/Stage122 Use Firefox or similar to download: Name ZIP File Size Oracle Fusion Middleware Web Tier […]

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Installing Oracle Enterprise Linux 6.4

This is a sub-post to Installing Oracle E-Business Suite R12.2. These are instructions for non-DBA’s. I’m sure that there are smarter ways of doing this, but at least this is fairly simple and it works… Installing OEL 6.4 Name Part Number Size Oracle Linux Release 6 Update 4 for x86_64 (64 Bit) V37084-01 3.5G Burn […]

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Installing an Oracle Server

This is an example of a reasonable priced Oracle server. The configuration below was around £700. From R12.2 an Oracle Weblogic Server is included so you will need a lot more power to install R12.2 in a reasonable time. You could install and run R12.1 on a 4Gb Atom CPU based server but for R12.2 […]

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