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Oracle APEX Cookbook - Second Edition by Marcel Van Der Plas, Michel Van Zoest

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Debugging an APEX application


An essential part of the development process of almost any software project is debugging. A good debug method allows developers to exactly pinpoint problems in the application.

Application Express offers some built-in functionalities to debug applications, pages, and even items. This recipe will explain how to set up debugging on an application and how to interpret the reports that APEX generates.

Getting ready

The only thing we need to start on this recipe is a (working) application. We will use a simple application, based on the EMP table.

Create a new application with a form and report (based on an interactive report) on the EMP table. That is enough to get through this recipe.

How to do it...

First of all, debugging ...

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