The Commonwealth Games are coming to Melbourne in 2006. The times for
daylight savings in many states in Australia have been altered. This document
describes the impact of the change in daylight savings time on Voice products,
and provides a workaround.
In Australia, the end of the daylight savings time has been moved from
last week of March to first week of April. The implication of this change is
that instead of ending on Sunday, the 26th of March
2006 at 3:00AM, daylight savings time will end on Sunday, the
2nd of April 2006 3:00AM. This change applies only
for the year 2006. The daylight savings time affects these states in
There are no specific requirements for this document.
The information in this document is based on these software and
The information in this document was created from the devices in a
specific lab environment. All of the devices used in this document started with
a cleared (default) configuration. If your network is live, make sure that you
understand the potential impact of any command.
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Sun Microsystems has released a patch for the Solaris 8 OS in order to
avoid any problems that can occur due to the change in daylight savings time.
Cisco recommends that you upgrade your OS versions with this patch. Refer to
the Solution section for instructions on how to
download and apply the patch.
The daylight savings time change is sure to affect all PGW 2200
applications that use the system time resources. Cisco highly recommends that
you install the relevant OS patch on all your application servers in order to
minimize any impact of this event.
The Voice products listed in the Components
Used section must adjust the system times in order to account for
changes in the local time. If you do not adjust the system time, the system
will run one hour ahead of the correct time between
26th March and 2nd April,
2006. The problems of incorrect system time include wrong time stamps in log
files, reports and display functions, and problems in client-server
Use this solution to solve the problem.
Install the CSCOh015 patch. Complete these
Go to the
(registered customers only)
page on Cisco.com.
Scroll down to the Cisco PGW 2200 Node Components Cisco
Media Gateway Controller section.
Click the link for the version you use. For example, version
9.2(2), 9.3(2), 9.4(1), 9.5(2), or 9.6(1).
Click the Download MGC Node Solaris 8 Packages
Click the CSCOh015 patch to download and apply the