Author Topic: Dealing with alphanumeric incoming SIP addresses in PBX-Manager  (Read 4136 times)

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If you want to have your Asterisk PBX answer non-numeric incoming SIP calls of the form sales@yourdomain.com it may not be sufficient to enter an incoming route with the name sales, you should also inspect your extensions.conf. If it reads:

[from-outside]
exten => _X.,1,Goto(from-outside-redir,${EXTEN},1)


change it to:

[from-outside]
exten => _.,1,Goto(from-outside-redir,${EXTEN},1)


otherwise only sip addresses starting with a numeric digit will be accepted. This is especially imoortant if you receive incoming calls from a SIP gateway such as sipgate.de, because these incoming calls are directed to sipgate@yourdomain.com and would be discarded otherwise.

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