Last updated on APRIL 21, 2015
Applies to:Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version 10.2.0.2 to 18.104.22.168 [Release 10.2 to 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
The dbconsole on Linux will not start and gives the message:
does not match the current environment TZ setting(Asia/Karachi).
The agent cannot run with this mismatch.
If Asia/Karachi is the correct timezone, set your timezone environment variable to Asia/Karachi and repeat the 'emctl start agent' operation.
If Asia/Karachi is not the correct timezone, make sure that the timezone in your environment is correct, and then run the following command in your local Oracle Home: 'emctl resetTZ agent'
the emdctl.trc shows:
2011-05-11 10:48:03 Thread-4135859904 ERROR main: nmectl.c: nmectl_validateTZRegion, agentTZoffset =360,and testTZoffset for Asia/Karachi:300 do not match
agentTZoffset=360 (This means 6 hours - This is coming from $TZ set in the environment)
and testTZoffset for Asia/Karachi=300 (This means 5 hours - This is coming from emdbconsole's java tranlsation of the timezone (which is correct)
The $TZ on the Operating System is set to Asia/Karachi. When the 'date' command is run from the command line of the linux machine, it can be seen that the date returned is incorrect by an hour
[oracle@rachvm1 bin]$ export TZ=Asia/Karachi
[oracle@rachvm1 bin]$ date
Wed May 11 14:30:59 PKST 2011
Note* that the time output refers to "PKST" (Pakistan Summer Time)
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