EGL:Does PS_FILEDIR Environment Variable need to be changed while applying bundle 24 for 9.1 (Doc ID 1530435.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 29, 2016

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise FIN General Ledger - Version 9.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
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Goal

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

Solution

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