[asterisk-users] MixMonitor and ChanSpy whisper

Joshua Colp jcolp at digium.com
Thu Jul 5 17:51:48 CDT 2018

On Thu, Jul 5, 2018, at 7:37 PM, Patrick Wakano wrote:
> Hello Asterisk list,
> Hope you are all doing well!
> We are using the MixMonitor application to record the calls and under some
> situations the call can be spied using ChanSpy with whisper enabled.
> Sometimes the spying channel is a person who can interact in the call, and
> some other times it is a sound file playing a message. The problem is that
> for some reason the MixMonitor does not record whatever is injected via
> whisper in the call. It records only the call itself... I've done some
> research and apparently the Monitor application would be able to record
> everything (but I didn't verify it myself).... Anyway why MixMonitor can't?
> Also does anyone have an idea on how to record everything in the same file?

The implementation was never written to allow this and no feature added to control it. Someone would need to go into the code, define what needs to happen and how it can be controlled, and implement it (in regards to MixMonitor and ChanSpy).

Joshua Colp
Digium, Inc. | Senior Software Developer
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