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How to set up a different Time Zone for data guard broker from the TZ on the host? (Doc ID 1947402.1)

Last updated on JUNE 18, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Backup Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


2-Node Cluster A in TZ=America/New_York, Primary Databases unique names: DBNY_A, DBCH_A
2-Node Cluster B in TZ=America/New_York, Standby Databases unique names: DBNY_B, DBCH_B

DBCH db: Primary DBCH_A and Standby DBCH_B databases must run in their own TZ=America/Chicago.

If we don't run setenv commands below, the database will be in default TZ=America/New_York

We run the srvctl setenv commands below only for DBCH_A and DBCH_B on corresponding clusters:

  The TZ environment variables on the hosts  are to Eastern Time Zone.

How do you set the data guard broker to use a different timezone from the TZ environment variable

that is set on the host?



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