This function allows the service program to control the length of time that the service program is permitted to run without interacting with BIS.
The service timer is reset when:
If the timer elapses, the service program is terminated. The default service timeout interval is 30 seconds.
The syntax of this function call is:
Call "B_SetServiceTimeout" using TimeoutInSeconds giving BIS-Status.
where TimeoutInSeconds may be:
The BIS-Status result field and the result codes are defined in BISDEF.CPY. Here are the most common return codes:
|BIS-Status Code||Event Description|
|BIS-Success||The call was successful.|
|BIS-Fail-SessionAbandoned||Service termination is already being requested because the BIS session inactivity time has elapsed without a request. This function call had no effect.|
|BIS-Fail-SessionComplete||Service termination is already being requested because a SessionComplete tag was rendered. This function call had no effect.|
|BIS-Fail-ServiceComplete||Service termination is already being requested because a StopService tag was rendered. This function call had no effect.|