[asterisk-users] Can Asterisk handle in any way an SDP with m=application webrtc-datachannel ?

Joshua Colp jcolp at digium.com
Mon Nov 21 13:08:08 CST 2016

On Mon, Nov 21, 2016, at 03:06 PM, Alex Villací­s Lasso wrote:


> Is Asterisk capable of handling such a SDP, so that two SIP endpoints
> registered through Asterisk can begin exchanging data? From what I
> understand in the code, Asterisk will reject such a call. However, I want
> to exhaust what Asterisk can do before 
> resorting to setting up a SIP proxy between the endpoint and Asterisk. I
> remember reading a report about a webrtc success story where the
> webphones were also exchanging data using datachannels.

Asterisk does not support data channels and does not support exchanging
SDP like this. A SIP proxy would be a better fit.

Joshua Colp
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