RAR Re-Auth-Request-Type value is 2 instead of 0

(Doc ID 1922160.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 10, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Communications Online Mediation Controller - Version 6.1.0 to 6.1.0 [Release 6.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


In a system where Re-Auth-Request (RAR) is implemented in Diameter session.
The Re-Auth-Request-Type is set to 2 although specification indicates it's value should be 0

Statement relies on:

From RFC3588 (http://www.ietf.org/rfc/rfc3588.txt), section 8.12 "Re-Auth-Request-Type AVP"
  An authorization only re-auth is expected upon expiration of the
  Authorization-Lifetime. This is the default value if the AVP is
  not present in answer messages that include the Authorization-



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