Autoconfig Failed On 12c Database With "ORA-01804: failure to initialize timezone information"

(Doc ID 1908836.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 06, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Applications DBA - Version to 12.1.3 [Release 11.5.10 to 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On Oracle Applications 11.5.10.CU2, OR 12.0.6 OR 12.1.3 version, when attempting to execute autoconfig on the database tier,
the following error occurs:

ORA-01804: failure to initialize timezone information

SP2-0152: ORACLE may not be functioning properly


The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Autoconfig run on the database tier.
2. The error occurs.


Newly upgraded 12c Database.


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