[Asterisk-Dev] SIP Session-Timer support in asterisk

Jeremy McNamara jj at indie.org
Sun Jul 27 08:40:57 MST 2003

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Jeremy McNamara

timecop at pbx.mine.nu wrote:

>weird Ive been trying to send this mail for hte last few weeks and it
>isnt getting through... another repost..
>According to this document,
>This is some rather new feature designed to timeout idle SIP sessions.
>Unfortunately, the SIP provider I use decided to implement this "feature".
>Asterisk does not support it.
>I (temporarily) hacked it by adding required headers into transmit_invite,
>however that cancels the call after Session-Expires number of seconds,
>because INVITE/UPDATE isnt sent back in that period.
>Anyone has same problem and knows enough about asterisk internals to
>develop support for this "feature"?
>The real reason I think these guys are implementing support for it is
>because here SIP is billed per minute for all calls, so they would
>naturally want to timeout sessions isntead of billing for hours of calls
>that were over long time ago...
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