- The default HTTP/FTP port for Oracle XE is 8080; however, port 8080 is often used by other apps (such as a local JBoss server instance). To change it, open up a SQL Plus session to your XE instance, then type the following to determine the port values:
select dbms_xdb.gethttpport as "HTTP-Port"
, dbms_xdb.getftpport as "FTP-Port" from dual;
- The results of the query are displayed:
- If the port is indeed 8080 for HTTP, run this code to change it to 8090 and FTP to 2100:
23 March 2009
Change HTTP port on Oracle XE
If you use the free Oracle XE database and run into conflicts with the HTTP port 8080, you can switch it to another port following the steps outlined in this blog post; here are the steps: