R12: "File Not Found" Error When When Opening Forms for a Custom Jar File Recently added to userjarfile (Doc ID 1074707.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 12, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Application Object Library - Version 12.0.0 to 12.1 [Release 12 to 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When trying to open forms it fails with:

Changes

File appsweb.cfg has been modified to extend Forms Application to download custom jar or zip file by doing the following:

1. Added to the end of the Apps profile 'ICX: FORMS LAUNCHER' at the site-level, the following string: ?config=[myExtensions]
2. Added in the appsweb.cfg file under [myExtensions] the location of the jar file or java code, like:
    [myExtensions]
    userjarfile=<full_path_to_JAR_or_zip_file_with_Java_code>

The file exists at the specified location.
(the apache access log will show error 404)

Cause

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