Bug#538738: ekiga: Can not register (timeout) on 3.2.1~git20090515.9d0263-1

ael law_ence.dev at ntlworld.com
Mon Jul 27 11:37:34 UTC 2009

Eugen Dedu wrote:
> This is a known issue: http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=579938

Ok. Maybe this bug is now just a reference to that one.

> In ekiga v3 you can contact people in your network (LAN), through avahi. 

Ok. That explains the reserved 192.168.*.* local address.

>  According to my limited ekiga knowledge, ekiga v3 starts registration 
> on all the interfaces.  However, the SIP server should have retained 
> only one (again, I might be wrong, I do not know much of SIP).

I *think* sipgate are using asterisk, maybe modified, but I am not sure.
As far as I can tell, sipgate calls are working (echo tests ok), so 
maybe it is harmless.

> So what is bug now?  Is it that upon changing version, ekiga should be 
> started twice?

As above, I think it is just a reference to the upstream bug. Perhaps it 
should stay open until the upstream bug is closed?


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