R12: Forms Timeout More Than 2 Hrs Is Not Working After R12 Upgrade (Doc ID 734077.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 08, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Applications Technology Stack - Version 12.0.4 to 12.1.3 [Release 12.0 to 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Checked for relevance on 08-Dec-2016

Symptoms

On 12.0.4 in Production:
Find that users are getting disconnected from Forms after about an hour even though the "FORMS_TIMEOUT" variable is set to 120 min.

Expected Behavior
Expect the timeout functionality to work correctly and timeout only after 2 hours.

Changes

1. Set the environment variable "FORMS_TIMEOUT" to 120 min.
2. Launch forms via Self Service
3. Find Forms times out after about 1 hour

Cause

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