The Oracle APEX Builder Plugin is a productivity and usability enhancement tool for the development environment of Oracle Application Express (APEX).
It integrates with Firefox and Internet Explorer to put a wealth of new features to your favourite development tool. The good news is, it’s Open Source and you can use it for free! Continue reading
I got a couple of questions over the last weeks regarding the ApexLib Framework and Oracle APEX 4.0.
- Is ApexLib still under active development?
- Do we need ApexLib on APEX 4.0?
- What about my applications using ApexLib, can i upgrade to APEX 4.0?
In short: you don’t need to worry.
Do you know this: You just wanted to try something out and after a couple hours playing around with APEX you already have a pretty good application.
Problem is, you experimented on a demo-workspace or on apex.oracle.com and now want to move everything to your own personal development workspace.
Today i released the new Version 2.1 of the ApexLib Framework.
This is a maintenance release containing some bug fixes and new features.
Have you ever tried to create a truly interactive Form with APEX?
Using the new ApexLib 2.1 all you need to do is create a PL/SQL Page Process and call it from a button with apexlib.process.executePageProcess.
ApexLib comes with a better Error Display Solution, which sometimes can cause troubling behaviour.
When displaying error messages in the notification area the rest of the page is shifted downwards a little. This is no problem most of the time, except in this case:
Just to let you know, ApexLib continues to make Oracle APEX a better product and works with also with APEX 4.0 .
It’s finally done !
ApexLib Version 2.0 is released, go over there and download it and enjoy the new functions. Continue reading
ApexLib 2.0 now uses the latest version of jQuery 1.3.2 . Continue reading
When it comes to boolean values in the database there are many many different approaches, e.g. you can define a table column of data type number and use 1 or 0 as boolean values.
But there is much more and some of the solutions are better than others. Continue reading