Forms Java Web Start FAQ
(Doc ID 2653337.1)
Last updated on JUNE 21, 2021
Applies to:Oracle Forms
Information in this document applies to any platform.
FAQ on Forms Java Web Start deployment method.
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|Questions and Answers|
|1. What is the architecture of the Forms Java Web Start (Forms JWS)? Is it an applet?|
|2. What versions of the JRE/JDK does Forms JWS require?|
|3. How do I run/use Forms JWS?|
|4. How do Java Console settings relate to Forms JWS?|
|5. Since Forms JWS does not run in a browser can one still use it with Single Sign On (SSO)?|
|6. Can Forms JWS be used with a Load Balancer?|
|7. How is SSL configured with Forms JWS?|
|8. How is SSO configured with Forms JWS?|
|9. How does jar file caching work with Forms JWS?|
|10. Is it possible to package the required JRE Versions along with the JNLP Deployment file for deployment to a client machine.|
|11. Is there anything unique about the configuration files related to Forms JWS.|
|12. I've seen documentation stating that Forms Standalone Launcher (FSAL) is the long term recommended deployment architecture for Forms. Does this mean that Forms JWS will be desupported in the near future?|
|13. The Webstart related checkbox option for "Do you want to run this application?" dialog does not seem to work. How can this be addressed?|
|14. Why am I receiving this error when running Forms JWS. "Application Error: JAR resources in JNLP file are not signed by same certificate ?"|
|15. Can Forms JWS be run from the command line?|