Archive for June, 2011

Windows: Creating a Virtual Disk »

ImDisk is a virtual disk driver for Windows NT/2000/XP/2003/Vista/2008. It can create virtual hard disk, floppy or CD/DVD drives using image files or system memory. The install package installs a console-mode control program called imdisk.exe and a Control Panel applet. After install is finished, type imdisk without parameters for syntax help or double click the […]

.NET C#: Deploy Application Without Oracle Client Installed »

You can deploy your database application using Oracle without installing the Oracle client. What you will need is The following libraries from ODP.NET – OraOps11w.dll Oracle.DataAccess.dll The following libraries from Instant Client  (either one). Basic Lite should do for most of the cases. ( Basic – oci.dll, orannzsbb11.dll, and oraociei11.dll Basic Lite – oci.dll, […]

Oracle PDF Import Extension for OpenOffice »

The PDF Import Extension allows you to import and modify PDF documents. Best results with 100% layout accuracy can be achieved with the "PDF/ODF hybrid file" format, which this extension also enables. A hybrid PDF/ODF file is a PDF file that contains an embedded ODF source file. Hybrid PDF/ODF files will be opened in […]