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Oracle Application Express Forms Converter by Douwe Pieter van den Bos

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The target database

In order to convert your Forms applications to APEX, we also need the database model on our target area. Using Oracle's SQL Developer, we will be able to do both an export and an import on the database of the database objects we need in our application. In Chapter 1, we talked about the objects we needed in the application we are converting. The import is also possible in APEX using the SQL Workshop that is a part of APEX.

First, we will create the .sql file, which contains the database objects we need in the application. In SQL Developer we select the objects, in our case the tables, from S_CUSTOMER to S_WAREHOUSE. When we have selected all the objects, we right-click and select Export DLL and then click on Save to File, as ...

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