How Does Daylight Savings Time Affect The Database Kernel?

(Doc ID 1013279.6)

Last updated on JANUARY 19, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Standard Edition - Version and later
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 When the system clock is changed (manually adjusted) or during DST the time goes forward or back l, does this have any potentially harmful effects for the database kernel itself?


 Adjusting the server clock or DST transition


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