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E-AS: Wrong Timezone When Starting Application Server -- App server host time skew is DB-04:00:00 (ORACLE XXXXXXX) (Doc ID 2809004.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 27, 2021

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.50 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


The Application Server domain is connected to an Oracle Exadata cluster comprising of two nodes. Starting the application server domain gives the following message in the appsrv log:


PSAPPSRV.11212 (0) [2021-09-08T17:03:08.121] - - - (2) App server host time skew is DB+00:00:00 (ORACLE XXXX)
PSAPPSRV.11212 (0) [2021-09-08T17:03:08.432] - - - (0) Ignoring UPM signon statement
PSAPPSRV.11212 (0) [2021-09-08T17:03:09.996] - - - (0) Server started
PSAPPSRV.1280 (0) [2021-09-08T17:03:10.775] - - - (0) PeopleTools Release 8.58.03 (Windows) starting. Tuxedo server is APPSRV(99)/1
PSAPPSRV.1280 (0) [2021-09-08T17:03:10.776] - - - (3) Character set is UTF32:UTF8
PSAPPSRV.1280 (0) [2021-09-08T17:03:10.776] - - - (3) Detected time zone is Eastern Daylight Time
PSAPPSRV.1280 (0) [2021-09-08T17:03:10.993] - - - (0) Cache Directory being used: <PS_CONFIG_HOME>\appserv\XXXXX\CACHE\PSAPPSRV_1\
PSAPPSRV.1280 (0) [2021-09-08T17:03:12.154] - - - (2) App server host time skew is DB-04:00:00 (ORACLE XXXXX)

It should show DB+00:00:00. Why does it show DB-04:00:00 ?


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