Rerating Generates Extra Purchase Fee Event (Doc ID 741892.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 15, 2014

Applies to:

Oracle Communications Billing and Revenue Management - Version 7.3.0.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
This problem can occur on any platform.
***Checked for currency on 16-Jan-2014***

Symptoms

Rerating is generating an extra purchase fee event in the below scenario :

1.Create 2 deals as below:
- 'Pur_deal' - Attach one product with purchase fee event an amount of 21 Euros,
- 'Cf_deal' - Attach one product with cycle forward event charge of 10 Euro and proration settings are charge based on amount used.
- For the both the above deals set the "Status when purchased" to Inactive in deal Specification tab.

2.Create a plan with above 2 deals

3.Create an account on Mar 17 , 2010 with above plan. Cycle forward fee will be applied from Mar 17 - Apr 1.

4.Run the pin_cycle_fees application to generate the purchase fee in the following order :
$PIN_HOME/bin/pin_cycle_fees -cycle_fees
$PIN_HOME/bin/pin_cycle_fees -purchase
$PIN_HOME/bin/pin_cycle_fees -cancel

Then purchase fee of 21 Euros will be generated.

5.Run the rerating for the above account from Mar 17, 2008. After rerating there is an additional purchase fee event for the same product.

Cause

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