The following is intended to outline my experience and exposure to PeopleSoft’s Technologies. This is not a training document. References in this blog have been compiled from various sources like Oracle webcasts, blogs, and prototypes that I have developed over time.
Friday, December 20, 2013
XSL Template in BI Publisher (PeopleSoft)
Here is a quick tip on how to create and use
XSL template via BI Publisher in PeopleSoft. For this test I am using PeopleTools 8.52.x but
I am sure this is even possible in older releases like 8.49.x and above.
When you create a new
Report defn, pick XSL as the template type.
1. Using XRFWIN as the data source create a new report defn
2. Pick XSL as the template type
3. For the XSL template, either you can manually create a
file manually or some other web based app or use the following steps to
generate one for you.
Take the delivered xrfwin.rtf RTF template.
Create a dir, lets say c:\temp\xmlp and copy it here. Copy
the jlif dir from your local install of the BI Publisher Desktop. (C:\Program
Files (x86)\Oracle\BI Publisher\BI Publisher Desktop\Template Builder for
So you will have c:\temp\xmlp\jlib
Now via cmd line from under c:\temp\xmlp execute the following.