Automatic IVR generator (alpha)

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Hi,

Have started work on a Perl script to automatically generate Asterisk
IVR dialplans from a YAML configuration. It’s pretty rudimentary right
now, but working for the couple of test cases I’ve thrown at it.

Current features:

– Built-in navigation (GoTop, GoToMenu). A GoUp is planned.
– Default ‘i’ stanzas for menus that don’t define one.
– Any level of menu nesting.
– Special pre-entry menu (for auth, language selection, etc.).
– Priority labels.

The Perl script and the test YAML file are respectively available from:

http://etc.kandalaya.org/IVR/ivr.pl
http://etc.kandalaya.org/IVR/test.yml

First off, does this look like a useful tool? And if it does, what
features would you like to see in the finished product? (No promises
about speedy implementation, but I’ll try!)

Regards,