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Mar 2021 DST Change: Workaround to Grid Agent Restart Problem Due to a Daylight Savings Change in EST/BST TZs (Doc ID 2764628.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 01, 2021

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Oracle Management Agent does not start.

$ emctl start agent
Oracle Enterprise Manager 11g Release 1 Grid Control
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Starting agent ...... failed.
The agentTZRegion value in /<Agent_HOME>/agent11g/sysman/config/ is not in agreement with what agent thinks it should be.Please verify your environment to make sure that TZ setting has not changed since the last start of the agent.
If you modified the timezone setting in the environment, please stop the agent and exectute 'emctl resetTZ agent' and also execute the script mgmt_target.set_agent_tzrgn(<agent_name>, <new_tz_rgn>) to get the value propagated to repository.
Consult the log files in: /<Agent_Home>/agent11g/sysman/log



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