Re: [Emerald] How does Emerald determine login duration ?

Dale E. Reed Jr. ( (no email) )
Sun, 20 Feb 2000 11:07:56 +0000

Danny Sinang wrote:
> More questions though ... How does Emerald's invoicing system sum up the
> login durations for a user ?
> If user jake's logins were as follows :
> 1. Feb 1, 2000 : 30 seconds
> 2. Feb 2, 2000 : 65 seconds
> Would the invoice determine that jake used up 1 minute and 35 seconds ? Or
> would it say jake used up 2 minutes ?

Emerald rounds based on the interval you set. If the interval is in
seconds, then that is how it rounds it.

> If possible, can you furnish me the logic for invoicing ? I can't find any
> stored procedure that shows how Emerald computes for the charges and puts
> them in the charges table.

Its not a proc. The consolidation proc gives the information to
and thats what Emerald bills on. The billing itself is in the client,
a query.


Dale E. Reed Jr. Emerald and RadiusNT__________________________________________IEA Software, Inc.

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