Finally, FreeSWITCH 1.10.1 is available in an easy way for non-Debian users (aka CentOS). Today, I have published in OKay's RPM repository RPMs for FreeSWITCH 1.10.1. FreeSWITCH is a complete VoIP switch that works on many platforms, including CentOS 6 and CentOS 7. This is one of the biggest packages I have ever done; there are more than 1800 hours of work behind to make it work (mainly because of the CentOS 6 support). When updating, you will notice it will download many libraries, most part of them not available anywhere.
In addition, these RPM's have a patch that allows the console to filter by a regular expression. If you do VoIP debugging, you will understand right away what I am talking about.
Since this release, my RPM is going to be linked against tcmalloc.
There are some core differences between 1.8 and 1.10. The most visible is that the PostgreSQL support has been taken out from the core in favour of mod_pgsql. And, there is MariaDB direct support thanks to mod_mariadb. So, if I am right, the use of the ODBC would be now optional.
RPM's are available for CentOS 6 and 7. And you can find it if you type yum search freeswitch.
As I said, there are more than 2050 working hours so far in order to make this possible.
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