[asterisk-users] MoH via AGI broken after upgrade.

Richard Mudgett rmudgett at digium.com
Thu Jul 20 12:09:08 CDT 2017

On Thu, Jul 20, 2017 at 11:50 AM, mdiehl <mdiehlenator at gmail.com> wrote:

> I recently upgraded Asterisk from 1.8.x to 13.x and am now finding that
> music on hold isn't working like it used to.
> It seems that even though the correct MoH class is being set, the system
> still plays the "default" music.
> All of my call handling is done with an AGI script.  When a call is made,
> the AGI script sets the MoH class before dialing.
> The log indicates that the correct class is being set:
> [Jul 18 15:14:57]     -- AGI Script Executing Application:
> (SetMusicOnHold) Options: (jazz)
> However, when the call is placed on hold, the "default" MoH class is used:
> [Jul 18 15:15:50]     -- Started music on hold, class 'default', on
> channel 'SIP/trunk-0000bfa9'
> My AGI script is writen in Perl.  Here is the line that does the MuH class
> setting:
>         $agi->exec("SetMusicOnHold", $o->{musiconhold});
> I have verified that $o->{musiconhold} contains the name of a valid MoH
> class.
> Is there a different/new way to set the MoH class in version 13?
> Any advise would be welcome.

The SetMusicOnHold application was deprecated in v1.6 and removed in v13.
Set(CHANNEL(musicclass)=class) instead to set the music class on the

The change was documented in the UPGRADE.txt files.

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