A novice’ guide to configuring Oracle EPM on Linux

Most of the time, Hyperion consultants who are not very much familiar with Linux operating system, face problems working with the command line interface.

A utility called Xming comes handy for configuring the EPM system on Linux.

Following steps explain the steps to run EPM Configuration Utility in a console format.

Step 1:
Download and Install Xming available Here.
Step 2:
Run Xming. Make sure it is running.

 

Xming

Step 3: Activate X11 forwarding in Putty

Putty

Step 4: Connect to the server, and go to Configuration directory path
(In our case:

Terminal

Step 5: Run the Configtool utility.

Conofigtool.png

Sometime The file descriptor soft limit may be too less, and not allow opening of the utility.
Use following command to update the File Descriptor Limit
ulimit -n 12000

You should now be able to work with the Configuration utility normally like you work in console.

Advertisements

Posted on March 22, 2016, in EPM Infra, Oracle Hyperion Planning. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: