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

Matthias Apitz guru at
Mon Sep 3 19:28:25 UTC 2012

El día Monday, September 03, 2012 a las 08:15:54PM +0100, Chris Rees escribió:

> > 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.

My UMTS provider is, a German o2 label; and they do no forbid VOIP
as I read, and there is no problem with Skype calls, for example. It is
just not working, not even incoming SSH is NAT'ed to the ppp interface.

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