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RE: Apps 11.5.8 and 9i

From: Nelson, Allan <>
Date: Wed, 24 Sep 2003 11:09:54 -0800
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Yep, on Windows platforms

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	Subject: RE: Apps 11.5.8 and 9i

	My question was not clear. 
	I realize what MKS et al are, but what I really wanted to 
	know is this:  Are these things *required* for the installation 
	of Apps 11.5.8 on Oracle 9i? 
	April Wells <> 

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cc: Subject: RE: Apps 11.5.8 and 9i =) Sorry... MKS makes Windows think it is Unix based. There is a free
version ... similar to MKS but another name... that is supposed to be useable, but I have never used it. It lets you use all of the Unix commands, and lets cloning and patching work. Installation also has heartburn if there isn't something somewhere that lets it work unix like in the installation.

        C++ (NOT .net last I saw... it has compatiblity issues) for the relinking of the products and libraries. You might not need it for the install (although it gets real bent if it isn't there) but for adrelink, it is a must. BIG hint here... make the directory name as short as possible in the install (C:\CPP is what ours is). It keeps the path as short as possible, and there can be no spaces in the path, so don't let anything go into "Program Files"

        It is totally way easier if you are on a unix based platform... and the concurrent managers (job scheduling) really don't like being on Windows.

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	Cc: April Wells 
	Sent: 9/23/2003 3:44 PM 
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	April, please enlighten us ignorant SAP folk. 

	Why are C++ and MKS required? 



	        April Wells <> 
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	 09/23/2003 11:09 AM 
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	Comes with a Database, Babette... you probably can't use the
update... I 
	would say... $55.93    Oracle Applications 11i Release 9 CD Pack
for MS 

	Do a single tier install and be prepared for one hour install to
	the biggest part of a day... A lot has changed since 10.7 all
the way 

	Oh, and you will need mks toolkit and Visual C++ compiler (not
	though) and java... 

	April Wells 
	Oracle DBA/Oracle Apps DBA 
	Corporate Systems 
	Amarillo Texas 
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	Few people really enjoy the simple pleasure of flying a kite 
	Adam Wells age 11 


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Sent: Tuesday, September 23, 2003 12:55 PM To: Multiple recipients of list ORACLE-L 22 CDs huh? Any one know where to get free trial software for Apps? Anyone want to burn me 22 CDs? Just kidding... I haven't work with Financials since 10.7 and feel like I am rapidly losing my financials skills. I want to set this up at home. I figure I would use it for my personal accounting (I know overkill) but I need SOME reason to use it. It looks like I can order this from the Oracle store for a nominal price, however, I need some help in figuring out what to order. Based on the URL:



        , Here are the things I think I require:

	                Oracle 9i Database ( CD Pack for MS
	$0              (downloaded this software previously) 

	$55.93  Oracle Applications 11i Release 9 CD Pack for MS Windows

	$13.93  Oracle Applications 11i Release 9 Update CD Pack for MS

        And probably one of (but which one?):

        Does this look right or are there other components I will also need?

        Thanks in Advance

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