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Asterisk: The Future of Telephony by Leif Madsen, Jared Smith, Jim Van Meggelen

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Obtaining the Source Code

The Asterisk source code can be obtained either through FTP or CVS. We will show you how to acquire the source with both methods, although you only need to use one of them to retrieve the packages (FTP is the preferred method).

Obtaining Asterisk Source Code from FTP

The Asterisk source code can be obtained from the Digium FTP server, located at ftp://ftp.digium.com. The easiest way to obtain the stable release is through the use of the program wget.

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