Re: Oracle Forms Server 6i and WebDB

From: Shakespeare <>
Date: Sun, 07 Dec 2008 20:58:55 +0100
Message-ID: <493c2b00$0$190$>

Kike schreef:
> Hello.
> It's the first time I get into this forum. I do really need your help...
> I have got a harddisk crash in a server with Forms Server 6i with Internet
> Application Server 9. I found that server working four years ago, and no
> documentation nor software is now available. So, I need to reconfigure a new
> server with that software, and I'm not sure which software do I need to
> deploy Oracle Forms in the web.
> I know, there are currently a good version (10g), and it's too easy to
> install and configure. But, for old application reasons, I need that old
> version configured. I think that I need the old WebDB to get Forms Server
> automatically configured with the listener (it's a testing server; the real
> one is working ok with iAS). So, if I'm true with this, can anybody tell me
> where can I find WebDB? (We have Oracle license, of course). Or, if it's not
> possible to get WebDB, can anybody tell me about others options to
> configure? (I don't know... Apache and the necessary steps, Oracle
> Application Server 10g with Forms Server 6i if it's possible...). I have
> tried to configure Forms Server 6i release 2 patch 10 (the one which comes
> with Oracle Developer 6i package) with Apache, but the Forms Server
> (throught the port 9000) ignores my Apache (port 80).
> Please help me. I'm absolutely desperate with this problem.
> Thanks a lot.

IIRC, you can run Forms 6i with a HTTP Server only installation of Application Server.

Maybe this link can help you:

Shakespeare Received on Sun Dec 07 2008 - 13:58:55 CST

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