[asterisk-users] clarification on gosub, macros and AEL

Joshua C. Colp jcolp at digium.com
Wed Oct 16 04:39:27 CDT 2019

On Wed, Oct 16, 2019, at 6:28 AM, Julian Beach wrote:
> Hello Doug,
> Tuesday, October 15, 2019, 5:07:45 PM, you wrote:
> > Personally, I don't think MACROS are going anywhere any time soon,
> > so I have not bothered looking into a substitution.
> Haven't they gone in Asterisk 16? I've just upgraded from Asterisk 13
> and had to do some hasty re-writing of my dialplan to convert the
> Macros into Gosubs because the Macros did not work (I had noticed the
> deprecation notice previously, but forgot about it). I didn't have
> many, so I did them by hand, but it would be easy to script.

The module is still present, it just isn't built by default. It requires explicit enabling using menuselect.

Joshua C. Colp
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