The ANSI Accredited Standards Committee (ASC) X12 is meeting Feb. 3-8 in Seattle to evaluate processes to facilitate collaboration with the numerous industry groups and associations developing Extensible Markup Language (XML) specifications. Forging ahead to foster XML convergence and interoperabili
Recent threads on XML-DEV and elsewhere have once again illustrated the complexity behind the basic atoms of XML documents: Unicode characters. Simon St. Laurent announced the 0.4 release of Gorille, a tool for helping makers of Java XML processors, or applications that emit XML, test their characte
Debate over standards compliance came into focus on 29 January, when Sun Microsystems assembled a panel of 18 software vendors at a J2EE 1.3 compatibility event in San Francisco.
This article describes the procedure how to manually perform the actions to create a “clean machine” on Microsoft Windows 95/98/NT/2000 and how to manually remove all Oracle components (e.g.: oracle RDBMS database server, IAS, OEM, client installations, etc) and services from your computer.
By Danny Mohar – This script is used to determine which indexes require a re-build to assist with system performance. A ratio of 10-20% deleted lf rows to lf rows may be candidates. The script will attempt the used of dynamic SQL to execute the DDL commands required to execute the analyze table comm
by Boris Milrud – Instead of porting code in time-consuming fashion from one database platform to another, and dealing with proprietary procedural languages, use SQLJ to write Oracle stored procedures with database-independent code that can be easily ported to other Java-enabled database platforms.
XML standards body OASIS has formed a technical committee to build a standard for Web services to be used with portals, dubbed the Web Services for Remote Portals (WSRP) technical committee.The group is working on a standard that will enable the plug-and-play of visual Web services into port
Use XML as a standard to structure data depending on who will use the information and what format they desire the information to be in. For example, Caterpillar customizes owner's manuals for its construction and mining equipment using XML to reflect specific customer options. The manual is tail
by John E. Simpson – Every time I update an XML file via an in-house content management system, the processed XML file contains masses of empty lines between the tags. Each time I edit and save the file the gaps get bigger.Here is the code that I think might contain the problem (XSL):
By James Niccolai – Oracle plans to ship the next major release of its Oracle9i database by the end of May, in line with its original plans, an Oracle executive said Wednesday.<br><Br>Release 2 of Oracle9i will be announced officially in the coming weeks and will ship during Oracle’s fourth fiscal q