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This week on the podcast Dan shares a fun tip to view hidden characters, Kyle talks about Vim Tabs and Sessions. Then Kyle and Dan talk about change package behavior, some bad migration advice on Oracle Support and what you should do instead. Show Notes Cat -vet to view hidden characters @ 1:15 Parrot.live Vim… Read More

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This week on the podcast, Dan shares a VisualStudio Code plugin that edits files using SSHFS and some lessons learned from a recent PeopleTools 8.56 upgrade. Dan and Kyle also talk about using Terraform to build and create servers on Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Classic. Show Notes Visual Studio Code – SSHFS editing! @ 1:30 OPC… Read More

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This week on the podcast, Kyle has some follow-up on PIA installations and discovers some unpleasant Unified Navigation behavior. Dan shares some tips for Facter and testing out the redeploy option with the DPK. Show Notes PIA Installation FUP @ 1:30 Facter and FACTER_ override @ 4:30 Redeploy and WebLogic @ 8:00 CPU Patching @… Read More

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This week on the podcast, Kyle and Dan recap the Reconnect 2018 conference, what they learned about the PeopleTools Roadmap, and some highlights from their sessions. Show Notes PeopleTools Roadmap Session @ 6:00 Securing and Hardening PeopleSoft @ 15:30 Kyle’s CPU Talk @ 20:30 Dan’s Devops and DPK @ 27:00 Advanced PeopleSoft Adminstration @ 29:00… Read More

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This week on the podcast, Kyle discusses the changes to PIA installations in 8.56 and how to leverage Python and WLST with it. Dan shares how he improved nVision report performance, and the value of starting to automate small tasks. Show Notes Jim Marion – Read Excel files with JavaScript @ 2:30 App Designer on… Read More

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This week on the podcast, Kyle and Dan discuss memory usage in PSAPPSRV with the JVM, how to work with network resources and Tuxedo, and Dan shares an “Adventures in MOS” about “huge” customizations. Show Notes David Kurtz Presentation on Managing Stats @ 6:30 Memory Usage for PSAPPSRV @ 8:00 OS Watcher Scripts 301137.1 Tuxedo… Read More

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This week on the podcast, Kyle and Dan discuss how to hide public PeopleSoft pages from search results using the robots.txt file, good ideas gone bad when debugging, and how to contribute custom ACM plugins to the community (Thanks Cory!). Show Notes Push Notification Flag @ 2:00 Andy Dorfman on Setting up Push Notifications Robots.txt… Read More

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This week on the podcast, Dan and Kyle discuss the new PeopleSoft Support timeframe, controlling how much data the Search Framework indexes, and how to use Facter to redeploy software via the DPK. Show Notes 2030 Commitment @ 1:00 Auto Select Follow-up @ 7:15 http://www.peoplesoftwiki.com/lookup-exclusion http://blog.psftdba.com/2006/05/lookup-exclusion-table.html?m=1 PeopleSoft Test Framework and TLS @ 8:45 Facter and… Read More

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This week on the podcast, Dan discusses how PTSF_GENFEED uses connected queries to build search data and discusses some useful behavior with .cfg and .properties files, and Kyle spends some time with Verity on PeopleTools 8.55. Show Notes David Kurtz on PSAESRV @ 1:00 PTSF_GENFEED Build Process @ 9:00 Verity and PeopleTools 8.55 @ 12:30… Read More

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This week on the podcast, Kyle follows up on his psc and psp bug, Dan doesn’t like the SSL setup in Linux and Kyle shares a great utility called chroot. Show Notes 7-zip Vulnerability @ 2:00 psc and psp Bug Follow-up @ 5:00 Portal Node Tab Idea DPK PRCS Bug – Still @ 10:00 Change… Read More

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A common theme we write about on the blog is how to make the DPK work with multiple environments on the same machine. It’s common to run a DEV and TST on the same server. The DPK can build those environments, but there are a few changes to make the setup run well. On Windows,… Read More

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This week on the podcast, Sasank Vemana joins us to talk about the updated Planned Features and Enhancements document. We discuss some of the upcoming changes for PeopleTools 8.57. Show Notes Link to the Planned Features and Enhancements Application Designer @ 2:00 Installation @ 8:45 Integration Broker @ 10:00 Lifecycle Management @ 15:45 Fluid UI… Read More

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