This post covers extending/enabling WebLogic Server to deploy ADF (Application Development Framework) application.
ADF is development framework to develop Fusion Application (and REA / Rich Enterprise Application using JSF)
Main steps for ADF application to WebLogic Server
1.Install Oracle (BEA) WebLogic Server – skip this step if you already have WebLogic Server (For WebLogic Server Installation click here )
2.Install ADF runtime (available as part of Jdeveloper 11g) to WebLogic Server
3.Create and extend WebLogic domain for ADF (to know more about domain in WebLogic Server click here )
4.Deploy ADF application to WebLogic Server.
Step 1-2-3 are one time configuration
2. Install ADF Runtime in WebLogic Server
2.1 Download Jdeveloper 11g from here
2.2 Install Jdeveloper with following consideration
a) Select installation directory same as BEA/Oracle WebLogic Home
b) Select Application Development Framework Runtime under Products and Components
3. Create/Extend WebLogic Domain for Application Development Framework (ADF)
use config.cmd (config.sh for Unix) to create or configure domain
If you want to use existing domain select Extend an existing domain or to create new domain select Create a new WebLogic domain
Under Domain Source, select Application Development Framework
WebLogic Server is now ready to deploy ADF application. You can now user WebLogic Admin Console or Jdeveloper or ANT (scripts) to deploy application
4.Deploy ADF application to WebLogic Server – to deploy application on WebLogic Server click here
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