The curious case of the left-handed mouse in webforms

By |2009-07-06T15:50:25+02:00July 6th, 2009|Categories: App. Server|Tags: , , , |

In OAS (, webforms, when using a left-handed mouse to expand a menu, the tree node is not expanding. No error is given.
For example, in ‘Material Workbench’ select the ‘+’ to expand ‘Organizations’ in the menu.
Left and right button does not do anything.
Also, the left handed users are having difficulties […]

Signing jar-files

By |2009-04-29T11:40:53+02:00April 29th, 2009|Categories: App. Server|Tags: , , |

A project is using Sferyx in Webforms, and the file HTMLEditorLight.jar is used. But 'copy and paste' from outside the form to the editor is not working. Cause: the jar-file need to be signed. To sign a jar-file the tools 'keytool' and 'jarsigner' is needed. But... why not use a script from e.g. webutil: With a few adjustments it's a quite common, usable script.

Internet Explorer crashes with Oracle forms / Jinitiator

By |2019-10-01T22:32:54+02:00April 3rd, 2009|Categories: App. Server|Tags: , , , , |

Problem: when running form modules using Internet Explorer and JInitiator 1.3.1.x, the browser window opens and crashes immediately before the applet starts. When using Mozilla Firefox, there’s no problem at all.

Several notes on Metalink about this:  602001.1, 430359.1, 550301.1
The issue does not occur when using Sun JRE version 1.4, […]

Sun JRE instead of Jinitiator with Forms and Webutil

By |2009-01-26T23:03:37+01:00January 26th, 2009|Categories: App. Server|Tags: , , , , |

Running Forms and Webutil with Sun Java 5.0.6 instead of Jinitiator.

And you know what:  it’s faster and has more functionality I’ve been told…
First you need the java-file. In this case: jre15006.exe.

Initially I found it hard to find on the site of Sun – didn’t even know the name of […]

Forms-compatibility against browsers

By |2019-09-29T16:52:46+02:00November 20th, 2008|Categories: App. Server|Tags: , , |

It used to be simple to find the supported browsers against Oracle Forms. For convenience, perhaps only for me.. ) hereby the links.

To be found through the link of the Oracle Fusion Middleware Supported System Configurations:

Oracle Software Web Browser Support Policy:

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