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Announcing Oracle Forms & Reports 11g Release 2 (11.1.2) (Doc ID 1503701.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 25, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Fusion Middleware - Version 11.1.1.1.0 and later
Oracle Reports Developer - Version 11.1 and later
Oracle Forms - Version 11.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Details

Oracle Forms & Reports 11g Release 2 (11.1.2)

Oracle Forms & Reports 11g Release 2 (11.1.2) has been released to Oracle Technology Network , My Oracle Support , and Oracle Software Delivery Cloud systems with the following release schedule.


DateAction
Jan 06, 2014 Oracle Forms & Reports 11g Release 2 (11.1.2.2.0) released to all previous locations.  See the Download Readme.
Jan 2013 Full Oracle Forms & Reports 11g Release 2 (11.1.2.1.0) released to all previous locations.  See the Download Readme.
Dec 14, 2012 Oracle Forms & Reports 11g Release 2 (11.1.2.1.0) full installers released externally using the Oracle Tehnology Network (OTN) license:

Oracle Forms 11g Release 2 (11.1.2)
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/developer-tools/forms/downloads/index.html

Oracle Reports 11g Release 2 (11.1.2)
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/middleware/reports/downloads/index.html

* Note both links provide the same media, just separate Forms or Reports centric pages. You will get both Forms & Reports in the same download
Dec 12, 2012 Oracle Forms & Reports 11g Release 2 (11.1.2.1.0) Patch Set 1 released as <Patch 15948641> on My Oracle Support. Apply this to existing Forms & Reports 11g 11.1.2.0.0 installations.
Oct 18, 2011 Initial 11.1.2.0 version released. See <Note 1364453.1>, "Announcing Oracle Forms & Reports 11g Release 2 (11.1.2.0.0)" for initial information provided at that time.



  • Review Oracle Fusion Middleware: Download, Installation & Configuration Readmes for Oracle Forms & Reports 11g Release 2 (11.1.2) information to get started with Oracle Fusion Middleware 11g. There is an important overview to follow to ensure you install as intended with all 11.1.2.x releases.

    !This is where My Oracle Support Patch Set download numbers are provided!


  • All certified platforms are expected to be released. Check the new Certification Guide for certrified platforms before looking for your download:

    Oracle Fusion Middleware Supported System Configurations
    https://www.oracle.com/technetwork/middleware/ias/downloads/fusion-certification-100350.html

    --See: System Requirements and Supported Platforms for Oracle Forms and Reports 11g Release 2 (11.1.2.2.0) Certification Matrix xls
    --See: System Requirements and Supported Platforms for Oracle Forms and Reports 11g Release 2 (11.1.2.1.0) Certification Matrix xls
    --See: System Requirements and Supported Platforms for Oracle Forms and Reports 11g Release 2 (11.1.2.0.0) Certification Matrix xls

    --See also: <Note:1368736.1> My Oracle Support Certification Tool for Oracle Fusion Middleware Products


  • See <Note 1373061.1>, "Steps to Maintain Oracle Forms & Reports 11g Release 2 (11.1.2)" for overall maintenance information.

Release Notes

- Oracle Fusion Middleware Release Notes for Oracle Forms and Reports 11g Release 2 (11.1.2.2)

https://www.oracle.com/pls/topic/lookup?ctx=E48391-01&id=FRREL - latest revision

https://docs.oracle.com/cd/E48391_01/doc.11120/e25445/toc.htm
 - Original from 11.1.2.2 Doc Library
- Oracle Fusion Middleware Release Notes for Oracle Forms and Reports 11g Release 2 (11.1.2.1)

https://www.oracle.com/pls/topic/lookup?ctx=as1111&id=FRREL- latest revision

https://docs.oracle.com/cd/E38115_01/doc.111210/e25445/toc.htm
- Original from 11.1.2.1 Doc Library


Known Issues


Besides the release Notes, the following are My Oracle documents providing other known issues:

<Note 1522543.1> ALERT: Reports PDF Problems in 11.1.2.1.0 Patchset for Non-Linux Platforms
Update: This has now been corrected. See above 1522543.1 for instructions.

 

Certification and System Requirements Guide

Oracle Forms and Reports 11g Release 2 (11.1.2) contains a separate Certification Guide for each release but shares the same System Requirements Guide for 11.1.2.x.

These both should be followed together in order to properly set up your environment before installation:


Certification Guides:
  • Oracle Forms and Reports 11g Release 2 (11.1.2.2.0) Certification Matrix xls
  • Oracle Forms and Reports 11g Release 2 (11.1.2.1.0) Certification Matrix xls
  • Oracle Forms and Reports 11g Release 2 (11.1.2.0.0) Certification Matrix xls

System Requirements Guide:

https://docs.oracle.com/html/E25460_01/r2_fr_requirements.htm


New Certifications for 11.1.2.2:

<Note 1611661.1> Forms & Reports 11.1.2 Fails Operating System Prereq Check Fails on Windows Server 2012 R1
<Note 1487381.1> Oracle Fusion Middleware 11g Installer Fails Certification Check On Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.x


New Documentation Library


Documentation Library for Oracle Forms and Reports 11g Release 2 (11.1.2.2.0)
https://docs.oracle.com/cd/E48391_01/index.htm



Documentation Library for Oracle Forms and Reports 11g Release 2 (11.1.2.1.0)
https://docs.oracle.com/cd/E38115_01/index.htm



Bug Fixes

The following provides the list of bug fixes included with Oracle Forms and Reports 11g Release 2 (11.1.2):
<Note 1612530.1> Fixed Bugs List - Patch Set 2 (11.1.2.2.0) for Oracle Forms & Reports 11g
   Where applicable: <Note 1535354.1> Fixed Bugs List - Patch Set 6 (11.1.1.7.0) for Oracle Fusion Middleware 11g

<Note 1513768.1> Fixed Bugs List - Patch Set 1 (11.1.2.1.0) for Oracle Forms & Reports 11g
   Where applicable: <Note 1364512.1> Fixed Bugs List - Patch Set 5 (11.1.1.6.0) for Oracle Fusion Middleware 11g

<Note 1376604.1> Fixed Bugs List - Oracle WebLogic Server 10.3.6



Actions

After reviewing the above information, it is suggested to get started with this release using the following outline:

Getting Started

Download

See above media releases and decide if you will download from My Oracle Support, Oracle Technology Network or Oracle Software Delivery Cloud.

Review Oracle Fusion Middleware: Download, Installation & Configuration Readmes for Oracle Forms & Reports 11g Release 2 (11.1.2) information to get started with Oracle Fusion Middleware 11g. There is an important overview to follow to ensure you install as intended. At the time of this writing, the updated 11.1.2.1 information was not available, but the same tasks apply.

Verify

Review Certification and System Requirements before installing to verify you meet all supported requirements.

Install/Upgrade

Once your machine is properly set up for an installation, see the Installation Guide for different installation options. The Installation Guide and Release Notes should be reviewed together, and are contained within the 11.1.2.x Documentation Library. 

Administer

After installation, refer to the post installation chapter of the Installation Guide and Developers Guide. There are both in the 11.1.2.x Documentation Library. This release may use an installed Oracle WebLogic Server 10.3.5 or 10.3.6, may be installed with installed with Oracle HTTP Server 11.1.1.6 and Oracle Fusion Middleware Control 11.1.1.6, and various other 11.1.1.6 derived components. Refer to the 11.1.1.6 Documentation Library for administration requirements involving these products and components.

Maintain

Reference the following for your future maintenance recommendations:

<Note 1373061.1> Steps to Maintain Oracle Forms & Reports 11g Release 2 (11.1.2)

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In this Document
Details
 Oracle Forms & Reports 11g Release 2 (11.1.2)
 Products Included
 Introduction
 New Features
 Release Notes
 Known Issues
 Certification and System Requirements Guide
 New Documentation Library
 Bug Fixes
Actions
 Getting Started
 Download
 Verify
 Install/Upgrade
 Administer
 Maintain
Contacts
References

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