Extended Support Fee waived for EBS customers for Oracle 12.1 and 11.2

The responsible team announced it at Collaborate Conference in San Antonio, TX, a few days ago: If you are an Oracle E-Business Suite customer with Oracle Database 12.1 or 11.2 in use for your EBS environment, then you will like this announcement. As of now the Extended Support Fee has been waived for EBS customers for Oracle 12.1 and 11.2 until December 2020. Where do you find more information? Please see the blog post of the EBS team here: Extended Support Fee Waiver for EBS customers with Oracle 12.1 and 11.2 And of course, the official MOS Note: MOS Note:…

Oracle 12.1.0.2 is now certified with Oracle EBS 12.2

Just copying this information from Steven Chang’s blog: Oracle Database 12.1.0.2 is now certified with Oracle E-Business Suite 12.2 https://blogs.oracle.com/stevenChan/entry/database_12_1_0_2 Please note that Oracle Database 12.1.0.2 is already certified with EBS 12.1.  Oracle Database 12.1.0.2 is certified with E-Business Suite 12.1 https://blogs.oracle.com/stevenChan/entry/12_1_0_2_db –Mike

Too many heap subpools might break the upgrade

Recently one of our new upcoming Oracle Database 11.2 reference customers did upgrade their production database – a huge EBS system – from Oracle 9.2.0.8 to Oracle Database 11.2.0.2. They’ve tested very well, we’ve optimized the upgrade process, the recompilation timings etc. But once the live upgrade was done it did fail in the JAVA component piece with this error: begin if initjvmaux.startstep(‘CREATE_JAVA_SYSTEM’) then * ORA-29553: classw in use: SYS.javax/mail/folder ORA-06512: at “SYS.INITJVMAUX”, line 23 ORA-06512: at line 5 Support diagnosis was pretty quick – and refered to: Bug 10165223 – ORA-29553: class in use: sys.javax/mail/folder during database upgrade But…