Using The Repository Creation Utility (RCU) Returns An ORA-01875 Error

(Doc ID 1068044.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 29, 2011

Applies to:

Oracle SOA Platform - Version: and later   [Release: 11gR1 and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 26-Aug-2011***


In Oracle SOA Suite 11gR1, when attempting to use the Repository Creation Utility (RCU) to create the database schema in an Oracle database, the following error is returned:

ORA-01875: time zone minute must be between -59 and 59

The time zone on the machine running RCU is defined with a negative value, for example -4:30.

Steps to Reproduce Problem
Run RCU on a Windows Vista computer with timezone -4:30


Sign In with your My Oracle Support account

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a
Million Knowledge Articles and hundreds of Community platforms