from the United Kingdom recently asked me for some statistics about apex.oracle.com
, as I had authored something similar in a blog post back in 2009
. This gentleman was proposing a magazine article and sought some updated statistics. Since I compiled this information for him, I reasoned it was worthwhile to also share this same information with the APEX community.
In the past 7 days on apex.oracle.com
Unser Kurs findet am 26.05.2014 - 28.05.2014 in Bensheim statt. Die Details vom Kurs können hier
gefunden werden. Das ist unser letzter Kurs, der sich mit der APEX 4.xx Version befasst. Der nächste Kurs und alle weiteren Kurse werden sich mit der Version 5.xx beschäftigen. Nutzen Sie die Gelegenheit und melden Sie sich an. Unser Gastredner Carsten Czarski
wird zwei Themen begleiten:
- Sample Geolocation Showcase
- APEX Mobile (more...)
For a long while now I’m having this idea to initiate an APEX group on some social network to bring APEX Fans together and have regular meetings in my hometown Vienna, Austria.
This idea in mind I met Dan McGhan at APEX World 2014 in Zeist, Netherlands. While talking about this and that we discovered that we both are fans of meetup.com which is a platform to organize meeting groups.
Of course we instantly (more...)
You are using the free tool JasperReportsIntegration
from Opal Consulting and you might be struggling with setting it up and integrating it into you own APEX applications?
Now you have somebody to talk to!
Already several years ago I have built this software for my own reporting needs in a project for a client of mine.
Then I wrapped it up, documented it and gave it to the incredible and wonderful Oracle APEX community to (more...)
I have just posted an answer to a question that seems like a bug in the JasperReportsIntegration toolkit, that you have to use absolute paths for referencing images or subreports, which is typically a bad thing.
Don't know exactly why it doesn't work, but there is a workaround for that: http://www.opal-consulting.de/site/jasperreportsintegration-full-path-requirement-and-workaround/
Hope that helps,
I have been blogging at daust.blogspot.com
for quite some years now ... and many people have rather preferred wordpress to blogspot, I can now understand why :).
It is quite flexible and easy to use and there are tons of themes available ... really cool ones.
The main decision to host my own wordpress instance was in the end motivated by different means. I have created two products and they needed a platform to be (more...)
A few days ago Oracle brought out a new patch for APEX 4.2, this will be the latest version of this build, the next version of APEX will be 5.0.
If you already have APEX 4.2.x installed you can download a patch from support.oracle.com
, the patch number is 17966818.
If you have an earlier version of APEX you can download
the full version of APEX and install that.
Oracle Application Express 4.2.5 is now released and available for download. If you wish to download the full release of Oracle Application Express 4.2.5, you can get it from the Downloads page
on OTN. If you have Oracle Application Express 4.2, 4.2.1, 4.2.2, 4.2.3 or 4.2.4 already installed, then you need to download the APEX 4.2.5 patch set from My (more...)
How to use jQuery ui resizable widget to resize APEX 4.2 interactive report column heading menu.
Last week I was presenting at OGh (ORACLE GEBRUIKERSCLUB HOLLAND) APEX World
. My topic was "APEX 4.2 Application Deployment and Application Management". I can only recommend this conference to all the APEX users in Europe. This is definitely the biggest APEX conference on our continent. If you don't travel to ODTUG then this is something you shouldn't miss. They have an international track where you can listen to the well known APEX developers and (more...)
How to convert APEX 4.2 tabular form popup key LOV to jQuery autocomplete widget.
On an internal mailing list, an employee (Richard, a long-time user of Oracle Application Express) asked:
"...we are attempting to move to storing (the images) in a BLOB column in our own application tables. Is there no way to display an image outside of page items and reports? "
Basically, he has a bunch of images stored in the BLOB column of the common upload table, APEX_APPLICATION_FILES (or WWV_FLOW_FILES). He wishes to move them (more...)
There is a nice series of videos regarding APEX 5.0 Page Designer
on YouTube. You can watch it here
. David Peake is showing how the new Page Designer works. It is worth of having look at it and much easier that finding it out yourself. Enjoy.
Hopefully, I will be finished testing apps and updating slides to cover APEX 4.2.4.00.08 and Oracle REST Data Services 188.8.131.52.09.36 and possibly adding some 12.2.3 notes.
How to Integrate EBS 11i with APEX 4.2
When: Jun 25, 2014, Session 14, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Topic: Application Express - Subtopic: No Subtopic
In researching possible solutions for replacing an outdated (more...)
I just noticed that http://www.apex-plugin.com
is programmed using php and jomla. Shouldn't it use Oracle APEX?
I already posted about the function for getting the IR query here: http://www.deneskubicek.blogspot.de/2013/05/getting-interactive-report-query.html
Now, I decided to create a dynamic action plugin based on that function. The plugin has been submitted to the plugin directory at http://www.apex-plugin.com/
and should appear there soon. If you want to see how it works and download the code, you can do it here as well: https://apex.oracle.com/pls/apex/f?p=43045:1
I was asked to review this
book and write a couple of words about it. Of course I didn't go through all the 444 pages of the book because I don't have enough time. From what I could read and review, I can say that this book contains a lot of well explained examples for almost all APEX features. So, if you are new to APEX and want to speed up your learning process then (more...)
The following question was recently posted on an internal mailing list:
"Is there a sizing/capacity/scalability guide available for APEX?"
I'm always fascinated by this question. I appreciate the fact that this is a standard, acceptable practice in the industry, and people come to expect it. How else could architects and planners appropriately allocate resources without some form of estimate? This impacts capital expenditures and budgets and rack space and energy costs and support costs (more...)