Results 1 to 4 of 4

Thread: One World XE SPC Auth Codes expiring

Hybrid View

Previous Post Previous Post   Next Post Next Post
  1. #1

    One World XE SPC Auth Codes expiring

    Hi, we have been running an old version of OneWorld XE for almost 20 years and recently all users (Fat and Citrix) received a JD Edwards Security Warning stating that the Software license was about to expire. Our support partner managed to generate a new SPC code with a new date (6 months into the future), and clients were able to re-authorise, but no one seems to know why this happened in the first place. Would it be that someone arbitrarily set a date when the software was first installed and this date has now come up?

    Appreciate if anyone can shed any light on this.
    Thanks
    Mark

  2. #2
    Member
    Join Date
    Dec 2000
    Location
    Australia
    Posts
    571
    I recalled the oldest date for SPC generator being June 2019 when Oracle released it to allow older release to continue to issue their own SPC codes.

    I just downloaded it and confirmed my recollection. The expiry date the SPC generator uses is June-30-2019 which I believe was the original "drop dead" date for XE.

    Unless Oracle are releasing another generator this will likely affect anybody on XE. If you are still on support and log a ticket I would do that. You can also trying emailing: licensecodes_ww@oracle.com explaining the situation even if you are not on support/have not active CSI (customer support identified) You no doubt have a perpetual use license and they are responsible to make sure you can keep running your software even if it is no longer "supported".

    If you are not on active support but are dealing with an Oracle business partner they should be able to log a ticket under their CSI. I ended up doing this for a B7332 client a few years back where the SPC generator does not work and they couldn't log a ticket with Oracle due to having no CSI. It took me a lot of effort and I eventually had to get the Asia Pacific support manager (my neck of the woods) on the phone to explain the whole thing. In the end I got an SPC code issued for them.
    Attached Images Attached Images
    Justin Miller

  3. #3
    Member
    Join Date
    Dec 2000
    Location
    Australia
    Posts
    571
    Hi Mark,

    I dug a bit more and found that Oracle already addressed the June 2019 expiry in a document.

    See: https://www.oracle.com/webfolder/tec...eleases%20.pdf

    At the end of the document they mention XE. The old JDE.INI setting BDSEC=ROBIN (backdoor security) trick which we used to use with standalone is the official way to get past June 2019.
    Justin Miller

  4. #4
    Many thanks Justin, you are a star! Unfortunately off support now so looks like the jde.ini option is the best one for us. Appreciate your quick reply and help. Cheers. Mark (AUSPAC too)

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Tags for this Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
The legal restrictions and terms of use applicable to this site are available here.
Use of this site signifies your agreement to the terms of use.
JDELIST is NOT affiliated with JD Edwards® & Company, Oracle or Peoplesoft. Contents of this site are neither endorsed nor approved by JD Edwards® & Company and, or Oracle.