[Asterisk-Dev] new problem with dialplan timeout

Kevin P. Fleming kpfleming at digium.com
Sat Jun 25 18:48:40 MST 2005

Thomas B. Clark wrote:

>    -- Executing Goto("Zap/23-1", "nancymenu|s|1") in new stack
>    -- Goto (nancymenu,s,1)
>    -- Executing Answer("Zap/23-1", "") in new stack
>    -- Executing Set("Zap/23-1", "TIMEOUT(response)=7") in new stack
>    -- Response timeout set to 7
>    -- Executing BackGround("Zap/23-1", "clark-nancymain") in new stack
>    -- Playing 'clark-nancymain' (language 'en')
>  == Auto fallthrough, channel 'Zap/23-1' status is 'UNKNOWN'
>    -- Hungup 'Zap/23-1'

Here is your clue: "Auto fallthrough". This actually changed quite some 
time ago when Mark added autofallthrough support, and made the default 

You have two options: add 'autofallthrough=no' to the [general] section 
of your dialplan, or use WaitExten() instead of running off the end of 
the context when you want to accept input from the caller.

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