Advice on net/asterisk

Adam Vande More amvandemore at
Tue Mar 3 19:03:15 UTC 2015

On Tue, Mar 3, 2015 at 9:45 AM, Daniel Corbe <corbe at> wrote:

> I'm not sure if the situation has changed any since the last time I
> tried this back in 2012; however..
> Get married to the idea of never being able to do transcoding of any
> kind.  The state of the Zaptel drivers (which are necessary to support
> error-free transcoding) on FreeBSD were in a pretty sorry state last I
> checked.  Our FreeBSD asterisk servers produced "chopiness" in the audio
> stream and it was practically unusable.

Zaptel has been deprecated for like 6 years.  DAHDI is the rpl and works
well.  FWIW, zaptel and FreeBSD worked well for me using Sangoma cards back
when they supported BSD.


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