[asterisk-users] OT: Want to capture all SIP messages

Steve Edwards asterisk.org at sedwards.com
Wed May 31 15:52:03 CDT 2017

On Wed, 31 May 2017, Daniel Tryba wrote:

> On Wed, May 31, 2017 at 01:39:25PM -0700, Steve Edwards wrote:
>>> What bugs you about the output format?
>> It's been a while, but as I recollect, it included the date/timestamp in the
>> file name of the 'ring buffer' which meant that each time the host was
>> rebooted, dumpcap didn't know the files from the previous run should be
>> deleted when they 'aged out.'
> Solvable by by writing a cleanup script that deletes files over a
> specific age, just a basic find in the daily crontab:
> find /path/to/captures -type f -name 'pattern*' -mtime +X -exec rm {} \;

Been there, done that. Just 1 more thing for me to maintain :)

Thanks in advance,
Steve Edwards       sedwards at sedwards.com      Voice: +1-760-468-3867 PST

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