[asterisk-users] PRI Outbound CallerID Question

Jay R. Ashworth jra at baylink.com
Tue Sep 26 15:22:10 MST 2006

On Tue, Sep 26, 2006 at 05:28:12PM -0400, Kristian Kielhofner wrote:
> 2)  Get a telco that lets you set any CID.  I don't know if I just look 
> trustworthy or something, but I have had no problems whatsoever getting 
> several LECs and CLECs in multiple states to let me set any CID I want. 
>  Looking at the other posts, it seems that some people have problems 
> with that.  I never considered it to be a big deal, just a cool 
> privilege that you gain with a PRI...  It seems that isn't the case with 
> some telcos.

And, um, perhaps that's not a bad thing?

Y'all read this: http://lauren.vortex.com/archive/000154.html

and then give some more thought to whether you *should* play games with
CNID... even assuming that you can.

And don't give me "policy's not my problem; I'm only concerned with
mechanism"... that's what they said at Birkenau, too.




-- jra
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