I don't think this is the note what you are looking for but i feel like there are few points.
Yes, the document to follow is Oracle E-Business Suite Software Development Kit for Java (includes AppsDataSource, Java Authentication and Authorization Service, session management) Readme - Patch 13882058 (Doc ID 974949.1).
This document says:
Building External Applications with Oracle ADF
External applications can be built with any appropriate Java EE framework, including
Oracle Application Development Framework (ADF). Because Oracle ADF is a
declarative framework, this document includes specific instructions for using Oracle
ADF with Oracle WebLogic Server for some features. This document has been written
using version 126.96.36.199 of Oracle ADF with version 10.3.5 of Oracle WebLogic server.