“pickupsound = beep” kills call pickup in Asterisk1.8.4.2

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Thank you Alec,

I needed some confirmation that it wasn’t something I was doing. I can
live without pickupsound, and the bug is already reported – so it’s all
good.

Sebastian

On 21/06/11 00:29, Alec Davis wrote:
> This has been fixed only last month, see
> https://issues.asterisk.org/view.php?id=18654 and try bug18654.diff.txt
> That will avoid the deadlock, but it’s not the proper fix, there are other
> issues that could trip you up,
> mainly to do with race conditions with multiple channels picking up the same
> ringing extensions.
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> Alec Davis
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>> —–Original Message—–
>> From: asterisk-users-bounces@lists.digium.com
>> [mailto:asterisk-users-bounces@lists.digium.com] On Behalf Of
>> Sebastian Arcus
>> Sent: Tuesday, 21 June 2011 11:10 a.m.
>> To: Asterisk Users Mailing List – Non-Commercial Discussion
>> Subject: [asterisk-users] “pickupsound = beep” kills call
>> pickup in Asterisk1.8.4.2
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>> I have discovered that if I enable pickupsound = beep in
>> features.conf, if I try to do a pickup with *8, the calling
>> channel keeps on ringing, while the phone where I pick-up
>> from shows that the call has been answered (I don’t know
>> where though). Also, it seems to completely bugger up my
>> outgoing IAX trunk (I really can’t see the connection, as I’m
>> doing pick-up for a SIP channel). I can only shut Asterisk
>> down with killall asterisk -s9 – nothing else works.
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>> I’ve tried starting the console with asterisk -rvvvvvv – but
>> there is nothing unusual there.
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>> Could someone please confirm this behaviour on their box,
>> before I go and submit a bug – in case I am doing something wrong?
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>> As soon as I comment out “pickupsound = beep” – everything
>> works just fine and I can do call pickup with *8.
>>
>> Sebastian
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