[Freeswitch-users] Looking for libesl, headers, etc.

Telium Technical Support support at telium.io
Thu Nov 11 12:56:20 UTC 2021


I wanted to try the FusionPBX GUI with FS, and according to the docs (https://docs.fusionpbx.com/en/latest/getting_started/quick_install.html)  Debian 9 is the recommended base.

Since FS was available as a precompiled package I hoped that the ESL was available as a package as well, but I ended up grabbing the source.

-----Original Message-----
From: FreeSWITCH-users [mailto:freeswitch-users-bounces at lists.freeswitch.org] On Behalf Of Antony Stone
Sent: Tuesday, November 9, 2021 9:51 AM
To: FreeSWITCH Users Help <freeswitch-users at lists.freeswitch.org>
Subject: Re: [Freeswitch-users] Looking for libesl, headers, etc.

On Monday 08 November 2021 at 22:38:41, Telium Technical Support wrote:

> I built a Debian 9 based FreeSwitch+FusionPBX from packages.  I now 
> want to create a simple C++ program talking to FS using the ESL.

Why are you building a Debian 9 system?  Debian 11 is the current stable release; security support for Debian 9 ended in July 202, and long-term support will end in June 2022.

> I can't find libesl on the system, nor header files.  Is this 
> available as a separate download package?  Do I have to DL the whole 
> FS source, compile, and pull that out?

According to the documentation at
https://freeswitch.org/confluence/display/FREESWITCH/Event+Socket+Library "ESL
(libesl) is a C library that has no dependencies on FreeSWITCH, and it can be built, and moved to client/remote machines."

Therefore I would expect you to be able to build it directly from https://github.com/signalwire/freeswitch/blob/master/libs/esl/src/esl.c

Antony.

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