Asterisk Archive

Migrating Trixbox to new hardware

Posted May 22, 2012 By admin

Steps I took to manually migrate from Trixbox 2.2.4 to Trixbox 2.8.0.4 on new hardware.   New Server (PBX2)   After installing Trixbox 2.8.0.4, I ran the following to get it prepped.   #setup (setup proper network IP) #vi /etc/resolv.conf nameserver x.x.x.x (DNS server IP) restart network with new IP #ifdown eth0 #ifup eth0 Verify […]

Notes from my latest setup using a Sangoma A200 card with 4 FXO modules, trixbox 2.6.2.3, Grandstream GXP-2000s for phones, and using Endpoint manager to configure them.’, ‘If you haven\’t installed trixbox before, I suggest you install it and get familiar with it. Be it on an old computer or in a VMWare image. After […]

Setting up Call Forward Buttons on a GXP-2000

Posted March 1, 2012 By admin

I need the ability for a phone to enable and disable call forwarding to a specific number with the touch of a button. This is how I was able to get it to work.’, ‘I started by editing extensions_custom.conf and adding the following to the end: Where 101 is the extension you want to call […]

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OSLEC on Trixbox 2.2.x (Manually)

Posted March 1, 2012 By admin

How to manually install OSLEC on Trixbox 2.2.x manually (not using trixbox repositories)’, ‘This is borrowed from the PIAF forums which changes for it to work on Trixbox, or on 2.2.4: /etc/init.d/asterisk stop /etc/init.d/zaptel stop amportal stop cd /usr/src svn co http://svn.astfin.org/software/oslec/trunk/ oslec cd oslec make cp kernel/oslec.ko /lib/modules/`uname -r`/kernel/drivers/misc/. insmod kernel/oslec.ko cd ../zaptel cp […]

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Step by step instructions for configuring a Cisco 7940G phone to work with Asterisk/Trixbox. These are very nice business class phones. If it wasn\’t for Cisco swapping the PoE + and -, they would be perfect, but alas, you are required to either puchase a $1,000 Cisco PoE network switch, or use a passive injector […]

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Installing an Asterisk server using Trixbox 2.2.4 between the Telco and a Nortel MICS.’, ‘ Installation And Configuration Hardware Used Digium TE220 PCI-E Dual T1 Card Standard PC with PCI-E Slot T1 Cross Connect (Two RJ45 jacks, in my case) Research I used .Nortel-Asterisk-0.2.pdf. as a general guide on setting this up. The only major […]

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Grandstream GXP-2000 Review

Posted March 1, 2012 By admin

Grandstream GXP-2000 Review’, ‘ Grandstream GXP-2000 Insert Image Ratings Overall Rating: Value: Audio Quality: Look & Feel: Features: Battery Life: N/A Software: Overview The GXP-2000 is Grandstream\’s first enterprise SIP phone. Priced in a very competitive range with excellent audio quality the GXP-2000 is a great fit for small businesses with the need for 2 […]

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Blocking Outbound Calling based on Extension

Posted March 1, 2012 By admin

How to block outbound dialing based on extensions. This is good for blocking phones out in the plant from making calls outside of the system.’, ‘ [outrt-002-ALL-custom] exten => _1NXXNXXXXXX/202,1,Answer() exten => _1NXXNXXXXXX/202,n,Playback(silence/1&im-sorry&feature-not-avail-line) exten => _1NXXNXXXXXX/202,n,Hangup() exten => _1NXXNXXXXXX,1,Macro(dialout-trunk,2,${EXTEN},,) exten => _1NXXNXXXXXX,n,Macro(dialout-trunk,3,${EXTEN},,) exten => _1NXXNXXXXXX,n,Macro(outisbusy,) As of right now, you can\’t use 6XX for the […]

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Trixbox 2.2 with Digium TDM400P card

Posted March 1, 2012 By admin

Sets to setup Trixbox 2.2 with a digium TDM400P card.’, ‘After installing Tribox 2.2 from the ISO cd, we need to set a static IP address. # netconfig Next, we need to do the yum updates to get the system up to date: # yum update -y Next, install the hudlight server and admin #yum […]

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Vonage SoftPhone line on a SIP phone

Posted March 1, 2012 By admin

Settings used on my GXP-2000 to connect to my Vonage SoftPhone line.’, ‘vonage phone number = full number, including the 1+10 digit. Account Active: YES Account Name: (vonage phone number) SIP Server: sphone.vopr.vonage.net:5061 Outbound Proxy: sphone.vopr.vonage.net:5061 SIP User ID: (vonage phone number) Authenticate ID: (vonage phone number) Authenticate Password: (password provided) Name: Anything local SIP […]

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