DBUA Fails with Error :"ORA-01804: Failure to Initialize Timezone Information"

(Doc ID 2161428.1)

Last updated on JULY 21, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.2 to 12.1.0.2 [Release 11.2 to 12.1]
Generic UNIX

Symptoms

DBUA Upgrade  to 12c  Fails with below Error Message:

 

 

trace.log  shows:

[AWT-EventQueue-0] [ 2016-06-23 19:11:27.890 IST ] [SelectDatabasePage.populateVersionAndStatusFromLocalInstance:2149] Error when obtaining db infoORA-01804: failure to initialize timezone information

Cause

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