[Asterisk-Dev] CVS Head-- Dialplan disappeared! -- RESOLUTION

Brian West brian.west at mac.com
Mon Jun 27 17:26:50 MST 2005

Their should but if the first line in the config is botched up..  
because the same can happen in any conf file.. it will not load it.

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On Jun 27, 2005, at 5:53 PM, James Golovich wrote:

> On Mon, 27 Jun 2005, Steve Murphy wrote:
>> Here I answer my question:
>> QUESTION_ If there's a syntax error in the extensions.conf file,  
>> won't
>> it tell you?
>> ANSWER: No!
> There should be some kind of message printed in the logs, but  
> sometimes
> its not exactly obvious.  The message you probably got was "No  
> category
> context for line X of extensions.conf"
> I uncovered the fact that it drops everything when working on a memory
> leak related to config parsing.  There needs to be a decision made  
> about
> how we handle these cases.  Do we assume that if theres a bad line  
> that
> the whole file is junk?  Should we just ignore invalid lines?  Maybe
> process everything up to the error and ignore the rest?
> I'm not sure what the right answer is.
> James
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