[Freeswitch-users] Commercial Fax over T.30 for FreeSWITCH

Alex Crow acrow at integrafin.co.uk
Fri May 4 18:58:31 MSD 2012

On 03/05/12 21:29, Anthony Minessale wrote:
> Once you get to a version of FS that supports timerfd there is less
> issue with kernel freq.
> Also, more people should try the new t30 modem emulation built right
> into FS to work with hlyafax
> see spandsp.conf.xml
> one word of caution is don't leave (FS off and the faxgettys on) very
> long or the system will start using the ttty's for ssh sessions etc
> and faxgetty will start sending at commands to your stdin.
>      <modem-settings>
> <!--
> total-modems set to N will create that many soft-modems.
>      If you use them with Hylafax you need the following for each one
> numbered 0..N:
>      1) A line like this in /etc/inittab:
>        f0:2345:respawn:/usr/lib/fax/faxgetty /dev/FS0
>      2) copy conf/config.FS0 to /var/spool/hylafax/etc (or wherver the
> appropriate dir is on your system)
>      Subsequent modem configs would incrment the 0 to 1 and so on.
> -->
>        <param name="total-modems" value="0"/>

That is fantastic - seems I have a recent enough build for this.

One question - how would you route inbound fax calls to these emulated 
modems so that Hylafax can deal with them?



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