|Oracle COM Automation Feature Developer's Guide
Release 9.0.1 for Windows NT
Part Number A90169-01
The following sections describe the new features in Oracle COM Automation Feature:
This section contains these topics:
There are some differences between using Oracle9i on Windows 2000 and Windows NT 4.0.
Many of the examples in this book use the sample schemas of the seed database, which is installed by default when you install Oracle. Refer to Oracle9i Sample Schemas for information on how these schemas were created and how you can use them yourself.
Oracle COM Automation Feature is now available for Java as well as PL/SQL. While the general functionality is parallel, this document indicates those areas where functionality, setup, and architecture differ.
For this release, Oracle has renamed the
orawpcom.dll. If you are migrating from Oracle8i, you must re-run
comwrap.sql to continue using Oracle COM Automation Feature for PL/SQL.
For Oracle COM Automation Feature for Java, a demo is available that shows how to load and run a Microsoft Word code sample.
Additional instructions have been presented to aid in use of the MAPI demo.
SetPtrArg is being replaced with an implementation that provides the same functionality with
Oracle8i release 8.1.6 included the following: