How To Compile and Run Forms with a User Different from Oracle
(Doc ID 561334.1)
Last updated on FEBRUARY 03, 2018
Applies to:Oracle Forms - Version 220.127.116.11.19 to 10.1.2.3.0 [Release 18.104.22.168 to 10.1.2.3]
Checked for relevance on 13-May-2014
Checked for relevance on 28-Oct-2015
Starting with Forms version 9.0.4, when trying to compile forms as a non-oracle user (i.e. a user different from the one who performed the install) the following error occurs:
This is the expected behavior and it is caused by a change in security rights:
In previous versions the default permission was 755 but starting in these new versions the default permission is 700 for the majority of binaries in the technology stack). This was also implemented by CPU patches
The goal of this article is to guide users in compiling forms with non-oracle users and this can achieved in two ways:
A.) Change permissions only to a small set of files
B.) Change permissions for all files in ORACLE_HOME
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