[asterisk-dev] Asterisk 188.8.131.52 Now Available
Asterisk Development Team
asteriskteam at digium.com
Fri Sep 23 14:11:03 CDT 2011
The Asterisk Development Team announces the release of Asterisk 184.108.40.206.
release is available for immediate download at
The release of Asterisk 220.127.116.11 resolves several issues reported by the
community and would have not been possible without your participation.
Please note that a significant numbers of changes and fixes have gone into
features.c in this release (call parking, built-in transfers, call pickup,
Recently, we were notified that the mechanism included in our Asterisk
code releases to download and build support for the iLBC codec had stopped
working correctly; a little investigation revealed that this occurred
some changes on the ilbcfreeware.org website. These changes occurred as
of Google's acquisition of GIPS, who produced (and provided licenses
If you are a user of Asterisk and iLBC together, and you've already
license agreement with GIPS, we believe you can continue using iLBC with
Asterisk. If you are a user of Asterisk and iLBC together, but you had not
executed a license agreement with GIPS, we encourage you to research the
situation and consult with your own legal representatives to determine what
actions you may want to take (or avoid taking).
More information is available on the Asterisk blog:
The following is a sample of the issues resolved in this release:
* Added the 'storesipcause' option to sip.conf to allow the user to
setting of HASH(SIP_CAUSE,) on the channel. Having chan_sip set
HASH(SIP_CAUSE,) on the channel carries a significant performance
penalty because of the usage of the MASTER_CHANNEL() dialplan function.
We've decided to disable this feature by default in future 1.8
would be an unexpected behavior change for anyone depending on that
update in their dialplan. Please refer to the asterisk-dev mailing
* Significant fixes and improvements to parking lots.
(Closes issues ASTERISK-17183, ASTERISK-17870, ASTERISK-17430,
ASTERISK-17452, ASTERISK-15792. Reported by: David Cabrejos, Remi
Philippe Lindheimer, David Woolley, Mat Murdock. Patched by: rmudgett)
* Numerous issues have been reported for deadlocks that are caused by a
read in res_timing_timerfd on a file descriptor that will never be
A change to Asterisk adds some checks to make sure that the timerfd
valid and armed before calling read(). Should fix: ASTERISK-18142,
ASTERISK-18197, ASTERISK-18166 and possibly others.
(In essence, this change should make res_timing_timerfd usable.)
* Resolve segfault when publishing device states via XMPP and not connected.
(Closes issue ASTERISK-18078. Reported, patched by: Michael L. Young.
by Jonathan Rose)
* Refresh peer address if DNS unavailable at peer creation.
(Closes issue ASTERISK-18000)
* Fix the missing DAHDI channels when using the newer chan_dahdi.conf
for channel configuration.
(Closes issue ASTERISK-18496. Reported by Sean Darcy. Patched by Richard
* Remove unnecessary libpri dependency checks in the configure script.
(Closes issue ASTERISK-18535. Reported by Michael Keuter. Patched by
* Update get_ilbc_source.sh script to work again.
(Closes issue ASTERISK-18412)
For a full list of changes in this release, please see the ChangeLog:
Thank you for your continued support of Asterisk!
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