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BAM Populateexternaldoaction Library Path Reference (Doc ID 2605565.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 30, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle BAM (Business Activity Monitoring) - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When BAM 12 was launched we asked for a mechanism to refresh automatically the data contained in an external dataobject of type dimension. As a result Oracle provides a library (populateexternaldoaction-2504662.jar).

To use it one has to create a custom alert that triggers once a day, everyday.

Need to copy that jar file in the following route:


And the location of that file has to be referenced in an absolute way (full path). Customers requested to have a way to reference the location of the jar file in a relative way to avoid problems when the base directory changes (due to version increment, environment). Customers face problems later( for ex:- after upgrade to

Can that file be finally included in the distribution? After installing one has to always look for the file and copy it manually.



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