baresip (was Re: Ekiga && FreeBSD (for a future without Skype)

Chris Rees utisoft at
Mon Sep 3 19:16:26 UTC 2012

On 3 September 2012 20:11, Matthias Apitz <guru at> wrote:
> El día Monday, September 03, 2012 a las 07:43:03PM +0100, Chris Rees escribió:
>> The port now supports V4L2 and PORTAUDIO as well, after investigation
>> and sharing code.
>> Beer is owed to Matthias for doing the real work!
> Concerning beer: I ported baresip to my FreeBSD laptops to see if I could
> substitute with this Skype, for example that my wife could phone me from
> home to my FreeBSD netbook connected via UMTS to Internet while sitting
> in the greens, in a beer garden; I could never manage this; SIP, in
> general, seems to be a mess, and my UMTS provider, in detail, does not
> NAT the incoming IP traffic to my netbook :-(
> the dream continues to have video and voice without Skype, ofc

Well, UMTS tends to strictly forbid any VOIP traffic anyway; they're
run by phone companies, so they don't want you doing that.

I don't think you'll find a way around it, and if you do, you risk the
wrath of your ISP :P


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