Monthly Archive: July 2010

Jul 24 2010

A Perl script to send Caller ID popups from Asterisk to computers running Growl under OS X on a Mac or Growl for Windows

Quite some time ago, I wrote a post explaining how you could poll a Linksys or Sipura VoIP adapter or phone once per second, and whenever there was an incoming call, generate a notification popup on your computer, if you have the Growl notification service installed.  However, that method doesn’t work if you’re not using …

Continue reading »

Jul 07 2010

Geolock — a Perl script for Asterisk or FreePBX users to enhance security

cron job setup using Webmin

I created the following Perl script and have been running it for a week or so, and it seems to be working well.  The idea is that this script runs once per minute, and whenever a SIP or IAX extension is registered with your Asterisk system the script looks at the IP address that the …

Continue reading »

%d bloggers like this: