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"REP-0118 unable to create a temporary file"

“REP-0118 unable to create a temporary file” error pops up when we install Oracle Report and open it for first time.

Cause – Issue with Temp file path and you don’t have access to this folder. 32 more words

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Configure BI Publisher to Use Oracle Access Manager (OAM)

This post covers how to use Oracle Access Manager(OAM) 11gR2 to protect Oracle BI Publisher(11gR1) and enable Single Sign-on(SSO).

OAM 11gR2 installed and configured as described… 444 more words


Replacing Discoverer with APEX and BI A Perfect Match

I have already looked at the fact that APEX is a perfect replacement for Discoverer in an earlier blog post and that inbuilt tools such as the powerful APEX interactive report give an update to what can be done with Discoverer.  807 more words


Using XLS template for BI Publisher rather than RTF

We can create XLS template rather than RTF template. This is very useful if we are trying to develop BI publisher reports with huge number of columns. 782 more words

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Using BI Publisher as low-cost approach to generate correspondence from Siebel

Siebel Correspondence, technologically a dinosaur solution. Running Microsoft Word as single-threaded proces on a Windows-based Siebel Server… Well, it still works and there are plenty of implementations still using this good-old approach. 503 more words

Deleting Data Definition and Template from back end for BI Publisher report

To delete Data definition and template from Back end for a BI Publisher report the following code must be used.

Script for deleting the datadefinition… 41 more words

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BI Publisher Report Using PL/SQL as Data Source

Basically we can generate the data source from Oracle Report Builder or using XML Data Template, but in this time I show you another option (using… 194 more words