Re: Got error during compilation/run time of forms 6i?

From: Sybrand Bakker <>
Date: Sun, 22 Jan 2006 11:26:51 +0100
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[Quoted] On 22 Jan 2006 01:48:41 -0800, wrote:

>Due to our requirement our application still running on forms 6i and 8i
>But we only want to upgrade our database from 8i to 10 G.
>Yesterday during testing when we run one of our form 6i application on
>oracle 10G database the forms 6i got some compliation error/ runtime
>error. I dont why it occured.
>Is forms 6i not compatible with database 10 G. Because our same forms
>6i application running fine on 8i?
>Please let me inform what I will do in this regard in order to run
>forms 6i application on 10G.
>It is our requirement that we still go with forms 6i.

Forms 6i comes with the Oracle *8.0* client. You need to establish whether the 8.0 client is compatible with 10g. Likely it isn't.
If you want to stick with the (desupported) Forms 6i (it is only supported in the context of Oracle Applications), you are stuck with the database too.

Sybrand Bakker, Senior Oracle DBA
Received on Sun Jan 22 2006 - 11:26:51 CET

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