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Author: R Harwood
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E-Business Suite CPU patches now cumulative

Many Oracle Apps DBAs don’t feel pressure to apply E-Business Suite CPU until they are asked to expose an application node to the outside world; now there’s no excuse.  If you’re an established EBS shop and you’ve never applied the EBS CPU patches for your Release 11i environment, there is quite a bit of work […]

R Harwood | January 28, 2010

What should I check after bouncing E-Business Suite?

As an Oracle Apps administrator, it’s a good idea to have a punch list of things to check after your applications have been started, to ensure all services are working correctly. For Release 11i, the following steps are a good starting point. It will take a few extra minutes to work through this list, but […]

R Harwood | May 4, 2009

Why should I properly close my Oracle E-Business Suite session?

We’ve all been there before.  It’s noon, and you’re co-worker is telling you to tidy up – it’s time to go to lunch.  Your E-Business Suite session is idle, and in your haste you simply click the ‘X’ at the top of your browser.  You know it’s not the proper thing to do, but you’re […]

R Harwood | March 10, 2009

Monitor the X display for E-Business Suite

Those running Oracle’s E-Business Suite on Linux/UNIX environments are probably familiar with a dependency on some X display technology to render graphics.  One could use a VNC Server or Xvfb, for example, to fill this need.  XML Publisher and OPP depend on an X display to create rich reports/documents with images & graphics such as […]

R Harwood | January 28, 2009

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