Allow Users to Bookmark an OAM Login Form URL

Here’s a scenario that everyone with Oracle Access Manager (OAM 11g) faces: Your enterprise utilizes OAM’s form login authentication scheme. Why? Because 99.9% of the population knows how to handle it. So a user makes a request for and they then get redirected to And what does a normal person think? “Hey! I…


RCU Utility for 11gR2 fails: cannot open shared object file

Frustrated seeing something like this trying to get the Oracle Repository Creation Utility to run?: [[email protected] bin]$ ./rcu Failed to initialize logger with location :/opt/apps/Oracle/installs/rcuHome/rcu/log/logdir.2012-11-13_22-48/rcu.log Initializing logger using the following location :/tmp/logdir.2012-11-13_22-48/rcu.log Exception in thread “main” java.lang.UnsatisfiedLinkError: /opt/apps/Oracle/installs/rcuHome/jdk/jre/lib/i386/xawt/ cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory at java.lang.ClassLoader$NativeLibrary.load(Native Method) at java.lang.ClassLoader.loadLibrary0( at…


Oracle IAM 11gR2 Software & Docs =)

Let there be light! I even opened a ticket with Oracle asking for the 11gR2 downloads, or even just the docs, so I could see what was new. They’re official response was, “It’s not out yet”. Oh, and if I were to see any links anywhere on their site referencing that it was available to…


Twitter Weekly Updates for 2012-07-29

  • I'm looking for an Oracle IAM guy to join me in the Bay Area CA. Email me ([email protected]) if you're awesome. Cheers! #

This is post Gold!

I found this post today and it’s GOLD if you’re like me and constantly SSH’ing into multiple servers all over the place! READ IT. Once you’ve read it, here’s the quick version: 1. Make an alias vi .profile alias s=’ssh -2 -p 22 [email protected]’ 2. Save the profile source .profile (optional) edit Terminal to…