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

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Creating conferences

FreeSWITCH excels at letting multiple parties connect to a single conference "room" where they can all hear and speak to one another. The default configuration has some examples of conferences that we can use as a starting point. Keep in mind that in FreeSWITCH, there is no need explicitly to "create" a conference room—the conference dialplan application does all the work for us.

Getting ready

In addition to a text editor, you will need at least two phones for testing, and preferably another person or two so that you can verify that your conference rooms are working. Also, make sure that you have the default FreeSWITCH configuration installed and the sound and music files added.

How to do it...

Follow these steps:

  1. Dial 3000 and ...

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