How to read WebLogic 10.3 transaction logs (TLOG)

When analyzing distributed XA transaction problems it can prove useful to have a look at Oracle WebLogic’s internal transaction backup log file (TLOG). Since that file is all binary, it needs to be converted into a more human readable format first. In WebLogic 10.3, the TLOG file can be converted to text using this class: …

SSO between BEA WebLogic Server and SAP Enterprise Portal (Web Dynpro) using Web services

You’re looking for a way to consume Web services in SAP NetWeaver 2004s (and SAP Composition Environment aka NetWeaver 7.1) from BEA WebLogic Server 8.1 (and newer versions) using Single Sign On (SSO)? You may have figured out already that SAML is not an option here because the SAP side is just a SAML consumer …

QName problem with BEA WebLogic Server (WLS) 8.1

One day I was looking for a fast and easy to use Java webservice implementation. I found XFire, the next gen java SOAP framework which is based on a low memory StAX model. There’s a FAQ on the XFire website about how to run XFire in a WebLogic environment. XFire requires a newer version of …