Oracle Application Server extract Database Password

Navigate the following by starting at OracleContextn and working you way down to PORTAL you will get the password to the Oracle Database used by the portal. Using Oracle SQL-developer you can used the JDBC connection string to connect and view the database.

OrclResourceName=PORTAL,orclReferenceName=YourDomain.YourDatabase,cn=IAS Infrastructure Databases,cn=IAS,cn=Products,cn=OracleContext

ldapsearch -h -p -D “cn=orcladmin” -w -b “cn=IAS Infrastructure Database,cn=IAS,cn=Products,cn=OracleContext” -s sub “orclresourcename=PORTAL”  rclpasswordattribute

Asp.Net finaly gets charting

As i was catching up on Scotts Gu’s blog. i came across this posting http://weblogs.asp.net/scottgu/archive/2008/11/24/new-asp-net-charting-control-lt-asp-chart-runat-quot-server-quot-gt.aspx about the new charting control in asp.net. And i thought to myself….finally. With ASP.net mvc going 1.0 and Silverlight3.0 beta announced this probably got very little attention.

download here http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyId=EE8F6F35-B087-4324-9DBA-6DD5E844FD9F&displaylang=en