USA 2007 DST Changes: Frequently Asked Questions and Problems for Oracle JVM Patches
(Doc ID 414309.1)
Last updated on AUGUST 23, 2021
Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 126.96.36.199 to 10.2.0.1 [Release 8.1.5 to 10.2] Oracle Database - Standard Edition - Version 188.8.131.52 to 10.2.0.1 [Release 8.1.5 to 10.2] Information in this document applies to any platform.
Oracle Server - Standard Edition - Version: 184.108.40.206 to 10.2.0.1
Information in this document applies to any platform.
This note is about the DSTv3 and DSTv4 / USA 2007 Daylight Saving Time (DST) update, newer DST updates exist and this information may not be relevant anymore for those. For newer DST patches these please see <Note 412160.1> Updated DST transitions and new Time Zones in Oracle Time Zone File patches
This FAQ provides answers to common questions regarding the Oracle JVM (OJVM) patches for the Daylight Saving Time (DST) changes in 2007 in the USA. This note will also provide guidance on common issues which can occur when these patches are applied.
For information about the patches which need to be applied please see the Oracle JVM section and Table 3 in <Note 359145.1> Impact of 2007 USA daylight saving changes on the Oracle database
For more generic Frequently Asked Questions about how the DST changes in 2007 affect the Oracle database please see <Note 402742.1> USA 2007 DST Changes: Frequently Asked Questions for Oracle Database Patches. This FAQ contains a number of questions in the "Generic" section which also relate to JVM issues, so you are advised to check these as well when your questions are not answered below.
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