[asterisk-dev] [svn-commits] oej: trunk r89554 - in /trunk: ./ channels/ configs/

Russell Bryant russell at digium.com
Mon Nov 26 10:24:45 CST 2007

SVN commits to the Digium repositories wrote:
> Author: oej
> Date: Sun Nov 25 05:46:17 2007
> New Revision: 89554
> URL: http://svn.digium.com/view/asterisk?view=rev&rev=89554
> Log:
> - Deprecate "call-limit" in chan_sip. No other channel driver enforces call-limits
>   and we now have the groupcount system to implement call-limits in the dialplan. You
>   can use the "setvar" option in realtime/sip.conf to set limits per device.
> - Implement "callcounter" as a new option to enable the call counting we need to
>   report device status to queue, manager and SIP subscriptions.
> The call counter setting is now enabled in the code by setting the device call-limit
> to 999. When we remove the call limit, we can simply enable this with a boolean
> setting.
> Modified:
>     trunk/CHANGES
>     trunk/channels/chan_sip.c
>     trunk/configs/sip.conf.sample
> Modified: trunk/CHANGES
> URL: http://svn.digium.com/view/asterisk/trunk/CHANGES?view=diff&rev=89554&r1=89553&r2=89554
> ==============================================================================
> --- trunk/CHANGES (original)
> +++ trunk/CHANGES Sun Nov 25 05:46:17 2007
> @@ -89,8 +89,14 @@
>    * SIP now adds a header to the CANCEL if the call was answered by another phone
>       in the same dial command, or if the new c option in dial() is used.
>    * The new default is that 100 Trying is not sent on REGISTER attempts as the RFC specifically
> -     states it is not needed. For phones, however, that do require it the registertrying option
> +     states it is not needed. For phones, however, that do require it the "registertrying" option
>       has been added so it can be enabled. 
> +  * The "call-limit" option is marked as deprecated. It still works in this version of
> +    Asterisk, but will be removed in the following version. Please use the groupcount functions
> +    in the dialplan to enforce call limits.
> +  * A new option called "callcounter" (global/peer/user level) enables call counters needed
> +    for better status reports needed for queues and SIP subscriptions. (Call-Limit was previously
> +    used to enable this functionality).

The first part of this that talks about deprecating "call-limit" should go in
UPGRADE.txt instead of CHANGES.

CHANGES - a list of new features

UPGRADE.txt - All of the information about deprecated features, syntax changes,
and other changes in behavior that users need to know when upgrading to this
major version from the previous one.

Russell Bryant
Senior Software Engineer
Open Source Team Lead
Digium, Inc.

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