[asterisk-dev] Feature Request - new manager commands - 'getcontexts' and 'getcontext'

Tzafrir Cohen tzafrir.cohen at xorcom.com
Sun Jun 10 02:11:14 CDT 2007

On Sun, Jun 10, 2007 at 01:37:32AM -0500, Pari Nannapaneni wrote:
> > Wouldn't adding these commands defeat the intent of the http server in
> > Asterisk?  The intent, as I understand it, is to be lightweight, to
> > shift all of the complexity of the configuration into the browser, so the
> > Asterisk process isn't spending time doing string processing for the manager
> > interface (and thus properly spends its time on call processing).
> Short version:
> agreed, lets comeback to this topic when we have some one _actually_
> using the gui for 400+ users and complains about performance.

Have you tested the impact?

I can speculate that this would lead to the GUI making Asterisk traverse
the list of contexts too many times and hence performance degragation
under certain circumstances. Or at least for the sake of argument.

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