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EGL:Does PS_FILEDIR Environment Variable need to be changed while applying any Bundle/Maintenance (Doc ID 1530435.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 12, 2019

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PeopleSoft Enterprise FIN General Ledger - Version 9.1 to 9.1 [Release 9]
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We are  using PS_FILEDIR environment variable and the path is "D:\psft\temp". But while applying FMS bundle9.1  #24 manual task there is a manual step to set environment variable as below

Manual task :
Set PS_FILEDIR Environment variable value to %PS_CFG_HOME%\appserv\%OracleSID%\files, such as:

So can you please let us know whether we need to change our current environment variable value "D:\psft\temp" to "%PS_CFG_HOME%\appserv\%OracleSID%\files".
  If we need to change can you please let us know "why" and What are all the impacts if we did not make the changes.


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