Different timezone value displayed in Preferences link for OBIEE and BIP 11.1.1.3 (Doc ID 1295750.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 04, 2016

Applies to:

BI Publisher (formerly XML Publisher) - Version 11.1.1.3.0 to 11.1.1.7.x [Release 11.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms


On OBIEE version 11.1.1.3.0, after changing the timezone value in OBIEE under (User > Preferences under "My Account") link to for example the following value:

(GMT+10:00) Canberra, Melbourne, Sydney


Then navigate to BIP homepage with same user who changed the timezone by going to (My Account > Preferences) link, it will show different timezone which is:

[GMT-11:00] Midway Island, Somoa



Cause

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