Host Command from Forms Not Working in 11g in Sun Solaris Sparc OS (Doc ID 1157346.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 11, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle Forms - Version 11.1.1.1.0 and later
Sun SPARC Sun OS
***Checked for relevance on 08-Sep-2012***

Symptoms

When trying to execute a Shell script or any OS command using the host() Built-in from Forms 11g, the host()command is not getting executed. The same functionality works on other operating systems and in previous versions like 10gR2.

Cause

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