Introduced : BIG-IP_v13.0.0
Gets the maximum number of device watchdog failures that the traffic management system can take before it tears down the connection. After the system receives this number of device watchdog failures, it closes the connection if the reset-on-timeout is enabled. However, if the reset-on-timeout is not enabled, but the watchdog timeout count is 3 times max-watchdog-failures, then the connection is closed.


ProfileULong [] get_maximum_watchdog_failures(
    in String [] profile_names


Parameter Type Description
profile_names String [] The DiameterSession profiles to query.

Return Type

Type Description
ProfileULong [] The maximum number of watchdog failures.


Exception Description
Common::AccessDenied Raised if the client credentials are not valid.
Common::InvalidArgument Raised if one of the arguments is invalid.
Common::OperationFailed Raised if an operation error occurs.

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