Oracle Forums Community of Oracle Professionals including Fusion/Cloud Application Consultants, ERP Experts, Oracle Apps Functional Consultants, Apps DBAs, DBAs, Cloud DBAs, Technical Consultants, Fusion Middleware Experts, SQL, PL/SQL Developers and Project Managers. Welcome to OraERP.com Social Community, a friendly and active community of Oracle Technology Professionals who believe that technology can ‘make the world a better place’. By joining Oracle ERP Community you will have the ability to Post Topics, Receive our Newsletter, subscribe to threads and access many other special features. Registration is Quick and Simple.
Get unlimited access to Oracle Tutorials, Articles, eBooks, Tools and Tips by upgrading to "Premium Membership".
Oracle Training

Thread Rating:
  • 5 Vote(s) - 2.6 Average
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Latest DSTv22 Timezone Patches Available for E-Business Suite 12
#1
Latest announcement from Oracle ATG group through blog of Steven Chan
If your E-Business Suite Release 12.0 or 12.1 environment is configured to
support Daylight Saving Time (DST) or international time zones, it's important
to keep your timezone definition files up-to-date. They were last changed in
July 2013 and released as DSTv20.

DSTv22 is now available and certified with Oracle E-Business Suite Release
12.0 and 12.1. The DSTv22 update includes the timezone information from the IANA
tzdata 2014c and is cumulative: it includes all previous Oracle DST updates.


This update also includes new DST timezone definitions for Egypt for May and
August 2014.


Is Your Apps Environment Affected?

When a country or region
changes DST rules or their time zone definitions, your Oracle E-Business Suite
environment will require patching if:

  • Your Oracle E-Business Suite environment is located in the affected country
    or region OR
  • Your Oracle E-Business Suite environment is located outside the affected
    country or region but you conduct business or have customers or suppliers in the
    affected country or region
The latest DSTv22 timezone definition file is cumulative and includes all DST
changes released in earlier time zone definition files. DSTv22 includes changes
to the following timezones since the DSTv20 release:
  • Africa/Cairo,
  • Africa/Tripoli,
  • Africa/Casablanca,
  • Africa/El_Aaiun,
  • America/Havana,
  • America/Araguaina,
  • America/Porto_Acre,
  • America/Eirunepe,
  • Asia/Jerusalem,
  • Asia/Amman,
  • Asia/Gaza,
  • Asia/Hebron,
  • Europe/Istanbul,
  • Europe/Kiev,
  • Europe/Simferopol,
  • Pacific/Fiji,
  • Egypt,
  • Libya,
  • Cuba,
  • Brazil/Acre,
  • Asia/Tel_Aviv,
  • Turkey,
  • America/Rio_Branco,
  • Israel,
  • Asia/Istanbul
What Patches Are Required?

In case you haven't been following
our previous time zone or Daylight Saving Time (DST)-related articles,
international timezone definitions for E-Business Suite environments are
captured in a series of patches for the database and application tier servers in
your environment. The actual scope and number of patches that need to be applied
depend on whether you've applied previous DST or timezone-related patches. Some
sysadmins have remarked to me that it generally takes more time to read the
various timezone documents than it takes to apply these patches, but your
mileage may vary.

We've published the following Notes which identify the
various components in your E-Business Suite environment that may need DST
patches:

Reply
Thanks given by:


Possibly Related Threads...
Thread Author Replies Views Last Post
  Oracle E-Business Suite 12.2.6 released admin 0 716 10-08-2016, 04:46 AM
Last Post: admin
  Oracle E-Business Suite and using Oracle Database In-Memory admin 0 1,367 08-07-2015, 09:34 PM
Last Post: admin
  Oracle E-Business Suite certified with Access Manager 11.1.2.3 admin 0 1,105 07-20-2015, 08:29 PM
Last Post: admin
  E-Business Suite certified with Oracle Internet Directory 11gR1 11.1.1.9 admin 0 1,233 07-20-2015, 08:26 PM
Last Post: admin
  E-Business Suite Plug-in 12.1.0.4 for Enterprise Manager 12c released admin 0 1,106 06-07-2015, 09:48 PM
Last Post: admin
  E-Business Suite 11i Certified with Database 12.1.0.2 admin 0 1,088 02-14-2015, 06:23 AM
Last Post: admin
  E-Business Suite 12.2 and 12.0 with Certified Internet Explorer 11 admin 0 1,400 01-19-2015, 05:28 PM
Last Post: admin
  Oracle eBusiness Suite 12.1.3 Certified with Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 admin 0 1,132 01-09-2015, 09:24 PM
Last Post: admin
  E-Business Suite 12.2 Certified with Database 12.1.0.2 admin 0 1,049 01-09-2015, 09:20 PM
Last Post: admin
  E-Business Suite Security with Transport Layer Security (TLS) admin 0 974 01-06-2015, 07:51 PM
Last Post: admin



Users browsing this thread: 1 Guest(s)
Get Premium Membership Get Oracle Tutorials, Tips! Post a Question!