[Freeipa-devel] Asterisk VoIP support

W. Michael Petullo mike at flyn.org
Fri Apr 11 10:18:40 UTC 2008

>>> The upcoming Asterisk 1.6 telephony solution will have support for using
>>> LDAP as its configuration backend. Could we integrate support for this
>>> into FreeIPA? For example, a VoIP telephone could be associated with
>>> each user in the LDAP database.
>>> Asterisk's LDAP schema may be found at:
>>> http://svn.digium.com/view/asterisk/trunk/contrib/scripts/asterisk.ldap-schema?view=markup
>> Michael is there any document that defines the expected directory tree
>> layout (if any) ?
>> An howto doc on how to set it up would also probably be enough for me to
>> understand if their requirements are in line with FreeIPA ones.
> I have been waiting for this LDAP configuration feature in Asterisk for
> a while. Now that version 1.6 is going to support it, I plan on
> experimenting with it. I will report back to the list with more details
> once I have a running configuration.

I now have a document describing how to configure Asterisk to use LDAP at:


This document provides example configuration files, LDAP schema and
LDAP data.

There are some outstanding issues with the version of Asterisk I am using
(1.6 Beta 7). These are noted at the bottom of the document.



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