Tag Archives: R12

Build an E-Business Suite 12.1.3 sandbox in VirtualBox with one hour of work

How to convert the EBS 12.1.3 templates for Oracle VM Server for use in VirtualBox, saving yourself the trouble of installing Linux and the software itself. Originally appeared on the ” title=”">Pythian blog

Fun with EBS APIs, part II: Users and responsbilities (FND_USER_PKG)

A quick look at some of the things you can do with the API provided by the FND_USER_PKG package in E-Business Suite.

Fun with EBS APIs, part I: Profile options (FND_PROFILE)

A short demonstration of the use of the FND_PROFILE API in Oracle E-Business Suite.

Oracle Apps DBAs, have you empowered your users?

A little bit of preachiness about the value of the Oracle E-Business Suite Diagnostics product. Hopefully, you’re using it. Actually, if you’re an Apps DBA, hopefully your users are using it

Presentation slides: Using Oracle EBS Diagnostics

I somehow got roped into giving a presentation at the BC Oracle Applications User Group meeting on May 26, on the topic of Using Oracle E-Business Suite Diagnostic Tools. Moment of weakness, I guess, but with less than 12 hours to go, it’d be very bad form to bail now. The talk itself is mostly […]

Why merge EBS patches?

“Everyone knows” that merging E-Business Suite patches is a good idea. It should be the number one, first-pass answer to the question of how to speed up patching, before staged APPL_TOP, distributed AD, database tuning, or even adding more workers. As part of my continuing series, “Captain Obvious over-explains the basics,” I’ve provided an anecdote to illustrate why merging patches is a good idea.

EBS R12 Vision Install Guide is now an eBook (for Kate)

The EBS R12 Install Guide is now an eBook, on sale to benefit ORACLENERD’s daughter, Kate.

Finding debug and trace profiles in EBS

Two recent requests in rapid succession (“why is the instance running so slowly when I do X?” and “why is this mount point filling up with .dbg files?”) prompted me to dust off an old script.

E-Business Suite cloning: Disabling auto-start of applications

A short blurb about preventing the startup of Oracle Applications services when running adcfgclone.pl.

OOW10 Day 2 mid-day update: Interesting new EBS techstack functionality

Are you on R12 or thinking about getting these soon? Here are some reasons to think about 12.1.3 and beyond.