[asterisk-dev] Asterisk burns 100% cpu when pressing "#" in Voicemail

Matthew Nicholson mnicholson at digium.com
Mon Jan 12 16:31:25 CST 2009

On Mon, 2009-01-12 at 15:16 -0600, John Lange wrote:
> I've discovered a situation where asterisk burns 100% CPU and I'm
> wondering if this has been fixed or is unique to this system? Searching
> bugs I couldn't find anything related (but it's hard to search for '#').
> This is  Asterisk 1.4.19.
> If you go into your voicemail, select "0" for advanced options, then
> press "#" it just hangs and asterisk burns 100% cpu until restarted.
> I can repeat this every time I test it.
> For obvious reasons I'm reluctant to test this on other installations so
> I'm just curious if this sounds familiar to anyone?
> Regards,

Yeah.  This is a bug in 1.4.19 that looks like it is fixed in the latest
1.4 code.  That should actually happen if you enter any invalid options
from that menu.
Matthew Nicholson
Digium, Inc. | Software Developer

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