[asterisk-users] PJSIP Originate

Joshua Colp jcolp at digium.com
Wed Mar 14 11:01:35 CDT 2018

On Wed, Mar 14, 2018, at 12:58 PM, Dan Cropp wrote:
> I am using AMI Originate to perform a new outbound call.
> The SIP Provider we send the call to wants us to pass the caller id of 
> the person we are calling for in the Contact header.
> For the AMI Originate, I pass the caller id information data in the 
> CallerID field.  However, this is never being passed through the PJSIP 
> INVITE header
> Action: Originate
> ActionID: S598
> Channel: PJSIP/133 at 1002
> Exten: createcall
> Context: MyContext
> Priority: 1
> Timeout: 60000
> CallerID: CustomerName <########## >
> Variable: CALLERID(num-
> pres)=allowed_passed_screen,TrunkAllocateId=5,OriginateCallId=396
> Async: true
> Is there a setting that's required on the PJSIP endpoint to allow 
> overwriting the INVITE packet's Contact header?
> Is there something else I am missing to perform this?
> Have a great day!

Contact is never used for callerid. The only option available is contact_user on the endpoint to change the Contact username, that's it.

Joshua Colp
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