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FreeSWITCH 1.6 Cookbook by Giovanni Maruzzelli, Michael S Collins, Anthony Minessale II

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The company directory

Most companies have some form of dial-by-name directory. This recipe will show you how to add a company directory to your FreeSWITCH installation using mod_directory.

How to do it...

Enable and build mod_directory by following these steps:

  1. Open modules.conf in your FreeSWITCH source directory.
  2. Uncomment this line:
    #applications/mod_directory
  3. Save the file and exit.
  4. Linux/Unix users have to issue the proper make command:
    make mod_directory-install
    

Allow mod_directory to be loaded when FreeSWITCH starts:

  1. Open conf/autoload_configs/modules.conf.xml in a text editor.
  2. Uncomment this line:
    <!--<load module="mod_directory"/>-->
  3. Save the file and exit.
  4. Restart FreeSWITCH.
  5. Start fs_cli and issue the command show application.

You should see an application ...

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