Asterisk 11.6.0 Not Starting Up


Hello Friends:

I've just installed Asterisk 11 on my Linux (debian) server but it is not starting up when trying with "asterisk -vvvvvvvvvvc" and "service asterisk start". Starting process just stop and shows: "Illegal instruction" as final output.

Looking at logs I fouind at /var/log/asterisk/messages :

[Nov 25 11:09:26] Asterisk 11.6.0 built by root @ (my-pbx-server) on a i686 running Linux on 2013-11-25 15:10:00 UTC [Nov 25 11:09:26] NOTICE[24118] cdr.c: CDR simple logging enabled. [Nov 25 11:09:26] NOTICE[24118] loader.c: 205 modules will be loaded. [Nov 25 11:09:26] NOTICE[24118] res_odbc.c: res_odbc loaded. [Nov 25 11:09:26] NOTICE[24118] res_smdi.c: No SMDI interfaces are available to listen…

Asterisk Users 1.8 years ago 5 Answers

Asterisk and OpenVPN + SIP configuration


These are the instructions to configure OpenVPN + SIP configuration, based on a brainstorming discussion of the Asterisk Users Mailing List. The server is running on a uClinux appliance, with /dev/net/tun, and OpenVPN is 2.0.9. The clients will be Windows hosts connecting through Ethernet in hotels or public wifi hotspots. 1. Install OpenVPN on Asterisk server. On appliance, there’s only a single binary /bin/openvpn, and configuration files are in /etc/openvpn/. To be positive SIP/RTP packets go through the OpenVPN tunnel, make sure the firewall in front of the OpenVPN/Asterisk server only has OpenVPN port open (default: UDP 1194). 2. On client, from,…

Asterisk Tips 2.7 years ago 0 Answers

BRI Installation


On 06/05/2012 12:39 AM, Klaverstyn, David C wrote:
> Hi Guys,
> All my installs are based on PRI ISDN. I now have a site that I need to
> install BRI. As I have not done a BRI install before I’m wanting to get
> some information from the people in the know if I need to do anything
> special.
> Typically I install libpri, dahdi Linux and tools, asterisk
> ...and then configure dahdi as one does for the required hardware. Is

Asterisk Users 3.3 years ago 0 Answers

chan_dahdi with asterisk 1.4 and new Linux versions


Hi All; First of all, I am trying to install vicidial and actually vicidial requires asterisk 1.4 and can not work with asterisk 1.8, in addition there is a special version of asterisk 1.4 that is required for vicidial which is asterisk- The problem that it look like there is a problem with that asterisk 1.4 is not able to buld chan_dahdi if the linux version is new (like fedora core 16), while asterisk 1.8 can work fine with new linux versions. What is happening with me that when I used fedora core 16, I compiled and installed dahdi 2.6…

Asterisk Users 3.4 years ago 3 Answers

dahdi versions before 2.5 compilation error and ubuntu


Hi All; It look like DAHDI versions that before 2.5 have a problem to be compiled on ubuntu, can someone check below and advise me how to fix this? The output of the uname -a is: Linux House 3.0.0-17-server #30-Ubuntu SMP Thu Mar 8 22:15:30 UTC 2012 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux I am trying to install DAHDI on ubuntu and I faced a problem if I am compiling versions before 2.5, but if I tried 2.5 and newer then it is working fine. The error is: make[2]: Entering directory `/usr/src/linux-headers-3.0.0-17-server'
CC [M] /usr/src/dahdi-linux-complete-2.4.0+2.4.0/linux/drivers/dahdi/dahdi-base.o
/usr/src/dahdi-linux-complete-2.4.0+2.4.0/linux/drivers/dahdi/dahdi-base.c:52:28: fatal error: linux/smp_lock.h: No…

Asterisk Users 3.4 years ago 1 Answer

Problem installing asterisk 10.1.3 on SUSE


Hi gang, I've put 10.X on about 15 different VM's now, but I've run
into a buzzsaw on this one and my google-fu has failed me Output of make CC="cc" CXX="" LD="" AR="" RANLIB="" CFLAGS="" make -C menuselect
CONFIGURE_SILENT="--silent" menuselect make[1]: Entering directory `/usr/local/src/asterisk-10.1.3/menuselect' make[1]: `menuselect' is up to date. make[1]: Leaving directory `/usr/local/src/asterisk-10.1.3/menuselect' [LD] astdb2sqlite3.o db1-ast/libdb1.a -> astdb2sqlite3 /usr/lib64/gcc/x86_64-suse-linux/4.1.2/ file not recognized:
File format not recognized collect2: ld returned 1 exit status make[1]: *** [astdb2sqlite3] Error 1 make: *** [utils] Error 2 uname -a Linux xxxxxxxx #1 SMP Tue May 6 12:41:02 UTC 2008 x86_64

Asterisk Users 3.5 years ago 8 Answers

Router that support Asterisk


On Wed, Feb 01, 2012 at 06:47:49PM -0500, James Sharp wrote:
> On 02/01/2012 02:17 PM, bilal ghayyad wrote:
> >Hi All;
> >
> >I heard from some friends that there are a dsl router that has Linux OS
> >and it has asterisk on it, so the ip phone can register on this router,
> >also if the router has FXS or FXO ports then it can be used to place
> >calls through them. Build your own. Search for e.g. OpenWRT. I currently run Asterisk (from
a Debian package)…

Asterisk Users 3.6 years ago 0 Answers



AstLinux is a custom Linux distribution centered around Asterisk, the Open Source PBX. Although Asterisk remains the core focus, other VoIP applications such as FreeSWITCH are also available. AstLinux has many unique features that make it ideal for embedded and commercial Asterisk based solutions. AstLinux contains powerful networking features including:

Supported platforms include:

Linux Stun Server


I have been running the windows vovida stun server for some time and has
worked without issue, but I really want to run a linux stun server and get
away from the windows based one. Anyone have an idea of a good replacment
that can be compled on opensuse?
Thanks Bryant

Asterisk Users 3.7 years ago 0 Answers

Using Asterisk as a softphone


Hello I'm using softphones as my only 'landline' phone service for almost 3
years now (Diamondcard and now, so far using SIP (and mostly
Twinkle). Also, I'm using Linux (Debian) as my choice of desktop OS.
Also, sometimes I'm in networks with badly behaving NAT routers (for
some time I used openvpn to solve this unreliably, then I ended up
using 3G instead of wifi while in Canada, but now I'm abroad and don't
have 3G). I'm now sufficiently fed up with SIP to give IAX2 another
try. I want a softphone…

Asterisk Users 3.7 years ago 1 Answer