OWB 11.2.0.2 Repository Assistant Fails With ORA-01882: timezone region not found (Doc ID 1329097.1)

Last updated on MAY 09, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Warehouse Builder - Version 11.2.0.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When attempting to install a new workspace using the OWB 11.2.0.2 Repository Assistant, the following error occurs:

ORA-01882: timezone region not found.


Tracing the error shows that the session is trying to set the time zone to Zulu:

ALTER SESSION SET TIME_ZONE='Zulu' NLS_LANGUAGE='AMERICAN' NLS_TERRITORY='AMERICA'

Cause

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