In Oracle APEX 5.0 we have added several new features to Custom Plug-in Attributes to improve the usability of your Plug-ins when they are used by other developers. Continue reading
Since day one, the APEX Plug-in framework provided the capability to create self containing installations which included all static files needed by the Plug-in. But this file storage was somehow limited in APEX 4.x, because it didn’t allow to reference files with a relative URL. Continue reading
And do you want to learn it straight from Shakeeb Rahman the Designer of Universal Theme? Then you have to sign up for the free ODTUG Webinar on Thursday, April 9 at 12:00PM EDT. That’s 17:00 London, 18:00 Vienna or 21:30 New Delhi time.
To participate you just have to signup at the following registration form.
In APEX 4.x it was a little bit cumbersome to use new Plug-ins in an application when you followed the best practice to subscribe Plug-ins from a Master Application which contained all Plug-ins of your workspace. Having such a Master Application has the advantage that you just have to update a Plug-in once when a new version is released. After the import of the new version the ‘Push’ mechanism of subscriptions is used to update all applications using that Plug-in. Continue reading
In the next few days I plan to write a series of blog postings about the Plug-In Enhancements which will be available in Oracle APEX 5.0* The plan is to cover the following areas:
With apex.oracle.com upgraded to a pre-production version of Oracle Application Express 5.0, the new release of APEX can already be seen on the horizon. So I thought it’s time to compile a little weekend reading for you. Continue reading
Together with ODTUG, we the APEX Development Team are hosting a Google ‘Hangout’ (with Video) on April 15th, 2015 at 12:00 EDT. That’s 17:00 London, 18:00 Vienna or 21:30 New Delhi time.
Our current plan is that all members of our development team are participating at this event. So if you have a question about Oracle APEX 5 or a previous version, that’s your chance! But you are also very welcome if you just want to get to know us or ‘hangout’ with us.
To participate you just have to signup at the following registration form to receive the link for the Google Hangout.
It’s here! Oracle Application Express 5.0 Early Adopter 3 is available at https://apexea.oracle.com/ and we are really looking forward to get your feedback (via the Feedback link in the Builder)!
Oracle Application Express 4.2.1.00.08 has just been released and is available for download. The patch set can be downloaded from My Oracle Support (search for patch# 14732511) and the full distribution is available on Oracle Technology Network.
In the APEX 4.2.1 Patch Set Note you will find the 120 bugs which got fixed and also other interesting information like the known issues.
Have fun upgrading!