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OPH: Discussion on Item Web Services Available - Supportability, Limitations and Workarounds (Doc ID 1931478.1)

Last updated on MARCH 01, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Product Hub - Version 12.1.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


This document provides a listing of the different item web services available from Oracle Product Hub, their supportability from an Oracle Development perspective. It also lists the limitations of few approaches and any workarounds available.


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In this Document
 Section 1. ODI (11g) Based Item Webservice from 12.1.2 and above (Recommended and Supported)
 Section 2. Item Web Service from Integrated SOA Gateway (Not supported from 12.2.5)
 Section 3. Forms based Java web services for Item (Deprecated)
 Section 4. Using EGO_ITEM_PUB PL/SQL APIs (or EGO_USER_ATTRS_DATA_PUB APIs) as Item Webservice (Known Limitations)
 Issue #1 Update Operation from API Is Not Working Through WebService due to missing mandatory attributes
 Issue #2: Invoking two webservices consequently, for ego_item_pub.process_item and for error_handler.get_message_list doesn’t get the error messages from the first API.

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