Creating Phone Alarm and Message

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Creating Phone Alarm and Message

Postby lyled » Wed Jul 29, 2015 11:57 am

I have been charged with creating an app for our Digium Phone system. At the same time each day, the phone is supposed to ring, display a specific message, then shut itself off. Before I dive into this and get lost in CodeLand, I am wondering if such a process is even POSSIBLE with this system? I've seen numerous articles on handling incoming calls, but none on a phone calling itself. Could someone with more experience than I let me know if I am chasing a lost cause here? Thanks!
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Re: Creating Phone Alarm and Message

Postby sruffell » Wed Jul 29, 2015 3:15 pm

Hmm... This sounds similar to the ringout test that petehanson did:

Is that sort of the same thing you want to do? The tone you're going to play is because you dialed an extension that will auto answer and play the tone?
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Re: Creating Phone Alarm and Message

Postby lyled » Fri Aug 07, 2015 6:33 am

It is a place to start. It looks as though this only dials one number, however, and I need this app to dial a whole series of numbers. Is there a way to pass an array of numbers, or perhaps use a loop to dial each number one after another?

window.setSoftkey(1, 'Test', function() {
// extension we're calling, either another line or a configured sound to play
var number = 404;
util.debug("calling number " + number);
// While we're placing this call, make sure we do not exit when put into the
// background. As soon as we're back in the foreground after placing the
// call we will clear this state so we shutdown normally. = false;

'eventName': '',
'callback': function(params) {
digium.event.stopObserving({'eventName' : ''}); = true;

I'm sorry if these are obvious questions, but I'm from VB.NET land, and java is new to me...
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