Even after a month of wearing the iWatch, I can't really point at one particular feature that makes it worthwhile. It's really more (more...)
I used the employees table from the HR demo schema for my examples which is already available in Live SQL, so you don't have to create anything but the functions used in the scripts.
I've created 4 scripts:
Wherever you roam
And admit that the waters
Around you have grown
And accept it that soon
You'll be drenched to the bone
If your time to you
Is worth savin'
Then you better start swimmin'
Or you'll sink like a stone
For the times they are a-changin'.
-- From Bob Dylan's "The Times They Are A-Changin'"
Spent some time with (more...)
Yesterday, I was traveling from my home in Salt Lake to Oracle Corporate HQ in Redwood Shores. Having landed in San Francisco, I was in a rush to get my rental car, make the drive to HQ, and get (more...)
So, I suggested the DBAs to do strace (more...)
twm: unable to open fontset "-adobe-helvetica-bold-r-normal--*-120-*-*-*-*-*-*"
I found a solution on http://ubuntuforums.org/archive/index.php/t-1596636.html :
It was reported here for fedora: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=509639. The workaround is to execute it with a specific shell variable:
$ export LANG
twm launches fine after this.
Oracle SSO Failure – Unable to process request Either the requested URL was not specified in terms of a fully-qualified host name or OHS single sign-on is incorrectly configured
Oracle SSO Failure - Unable to process request Either the requested URL was not specified in terms of a fully-qualified host (more...)
I will be in Calgary next week presenting PeopleTools topics at the Western Canada Regional Users Group meeting. My sessions are at 1 PM and 2:15 PM. See you there!
During my undergrad days, when remote learning was done with smoke signals (no Internet yet), (more...)
As a teaser to the session that Mark Thomas and myself are presenting on Selective Adoption at OpenWorld next week, here’s a slide showing why Selective Adoption is important for so many clients:
By virtue of such a high proportion of clients upgrading to 9.2 already, Selective Adoption is impacting a huge number of customers.
Come to Mark’s and my session at 9:30am on Thursday to find out the adjustments that you need to (more...)
- Update your integration to support certificates using the SHA-256 algorithm. (more...)
Some of the key features of Delta 7 are
- Middle-Tier and Database Technology Code Checkers
- Online Patching Progress Monitoring Tool
- Online Patching System Validation
- Single Step Cloning
- Local Inventory Support
- Improved Middle tier Startup & Shutdown performance
- Automated scripts to change system passwords
- Patched tables de-fragmentation
Next up in our ‘How I Work‘ series is Wade ‘Smart Panda’ Coombs. Wade is one of the most prolific bloggers currently sharing their PeopleSoft knowledge. He writes at his thesmartpanda.com website and has a lot of great content – particularly focusing on SSL certs, Change Assistant, server admin, SES and Weblogic). Wade also has a ‘Smart Thinking’ newsletter (this is the current issue, including a sign-up link).
Name: Wade (more...)
As I write this, I'm sitting out on my backyard patio right around sundown. It's been unseasonable warm here in Utah of late, so the flying bugs are out in abundance. While they're a bit irritating, they're not the type of bugs I have on my mind (more...)