[asterisk-users] detect if call to device is from queue

Joshua C. Colp jcolp at digium.com
Wed Apr 3 11:00:32 CDT 2019

On Wed, Apr 3, 2019, at 12:57 PM, marek cervenka wrote:
> hi,
> do you have idea if is possible detect if a call to device(1) is from 
> queue? (i.e. if app_queue set some variable)
> exten => 800,1,queue(sales) ; queue pick exten 20
> exten => 20,1,noop("detect variables")
> exten => 20,n,Dial(SIP/20)
> (1) its through a local interface i.e Local/20 at phones

If you're using a Local channel then you control the context it goes to. You can therefore send it to one which is only used by app_queue, and thus know the call is from a Queue. You could even have a dialing context per queue to know which one if you wanted.

Joshua C. Colp
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