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How to Change the Driver Types used by the BPM Product from BEA (DataDirect) to Oracle (Doc ID 1251135.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 02, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Business Process Management Suite - Version 10.3.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


The BPM product supports Oracle JDBC drivers along the BEA / DataDirect drivers starting the version 10.3.1. This document explains how to change the driver types.

Starting on BPM 10.3.2 the Oracle JDBC driver is the recommended driver for the JEE BPM installations. Note that the "BPM's Oracle Driver Version" option in WebLogic is the DataDirect driver. See more details on: BPM Configuration Error on Weblogic Configuration

The document applies to BPM Enterprise for WebLogic Server, but the same logic can be used for the WebSphere version of the product.


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In this Document
 Step 1. Change the driver type for FDI:
 Step 2. Change the driver type for the engine:
 Step 3. Change the datasource name mapping
 Step 4. Regenerate and redeploy the EARs.

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