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FAQ - OBN (former OSN) 5.1 (Current Version) Basic Information (Doc ID 435317.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 19, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle Business Network - Version 5.0 to 5.0 [Release 5]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


To provide information on the usage of OBN (Oracle Business Network) 5.1.

Currently, the OBN version is 5.1. 

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Questions and Answers
 1. How do differentiate the test from production documents in the new OSN release?
 2. What are the URLs in OSN?
 3. Which are the IP addresses for OSN?
 4. Do I need to download the certificates again?
 5. Will the users be migrated to the new OSN 5.1?
 6. Will the transactions migrated also?
 7. What is the change I need to do?
 8. What is the URL I need to use to access OSN 5.0 and 5.1?
 9. What was the main reason of the change?
 10. When is the deadline of the 60 days grace period?
 11. Which URL should I use to register or check the transactions?
 12. Where exactly do I need to do the changes?
 13. Getting errors after changed the Connection/Hub in the Trading Partner Details
 14. Can I send and receive PO cXML documents through OSN?
 15. How to disable Production Routing. Supplier or buyer no longer wants to receive the documents through OSN.
 16. Added a new supplier, executed all the setup but the messages are not routing to the trading partner. 
 17. Does Oracle/OSN support self-signed certificates in the OSN test environment?
 18. How to execute the test of the XML transactions in OSN?
 19. Upgraded to release 12.0.4, and OSN is failing with OXTA-4203 OXTA Malformatted Response Error. What was changed in release 12.0?
 20. An error is shown:
Failed to send file "999999_999999.B2BE_INVOICE" (Result: FAIL)
Response Status Code: 400 - Bad Request (BadRequest)
Response Content:
<?xml version='1.0'?><XHUB_HTTPSERVICE><RESPONSE TYPE="ERROR"><TEXT>"<![CDATA[SYSTEM : [XHUB-174] An invalid user name was specified in the message envelope (Payload ID: <ID>)[XhubException:Err:174:Couldnt instantiate profile with Username and Password (username = null)]]]></TEXT></RESPONSE></XHUB_HTTPSERVICE>
 21. How a supplier with no Oracle Applications can contact OSN team for support?
 22. How to send Invoices from the same supplier by Operating Unit.
 23. Does OSN support attachments?
 24. Is there a way to send messages from OSN?
 25. What is the difference between PROCESS_PO_007 and OrderRequest transaction types?
  26. What is Transcepta?
 27. How can suppliers send the Inbound Invoices to OSN which will route to Oracle Applications?
 28. Can duplicate XML messages be received by the supplier with the same PO number?
29. How to download the certificate from OSN site and add to the certificate bundle file on the buying/supplier site.
  30. The cXML PO lines do not match with OAG line number
 31. Where are the Mapping Details for OAG Process Invoice, Acknowledge PO, Change PO, and PO for OSN transactions?
 32. Which are the recent changes in the POA (PO Acknowledge) transaction.
 33. How to change the Action of the transaction in the Messaging > Transaction Management?
34. How to add OSN certificates to Oracle Applications E-Business?
35. The PO and Invoice messages are all in Sending status.
 36.Does OSN support the import of supplier catalogs?
 37. Why does a buyer trading partner or supplier trading partner have to notify Oracle OSN and request their SSL Certificate details added to the OSN SSL Certificate wallet after updating their SSL Certificate?
 38. Should a trading partner notify OSN of an upcoming SSL Certificate change on their site that communicates with OSN?
 39. Does the OBN trust store have a monitoring system for expiring SSL handshake certificates, and if not will that logic be added to detect expiring SSL certificates?
 40. Does OBN support 4096 bits certificates?
 41. How does the OBN Resend feature work?
42. How Are Attachments Handled For OBN - Oracle Supplier Network Transactions Through XML Gateway?
 43. Does OBN support SHA-2 certificates? 
 44. PO from PeopleSoft is flowing to Production OBN instead of Test OBN.
 45. How suppliers are registered to OBN.
 46. How to get the company administrator changed in OBN?
 47. Are the OBN features the same in the new UI?
 48. Does OBN support PO transactions from Fusion Procurement
 49. What cXML version is supported by OBN?
 50. Does the IP address need to be allowed in OBN servers?
 51. Does OBN support Tungsten?

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