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Re: [hylafax-users] Fwd: dialrules add username ?

* Adri? Vidal <adriavidal@xxxxxxxxx> [060627 11:27]:
> 2006/6/27, Lee Howard <faxguy@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>:
> >Adri? Vidal wrote:
> >
> >> There is some way to rewrite the dial-string to include the username
> >> form who sended the fax?

> >My initial reaction is to think that dialrules is not the place where
> >you would want to perform any kind of accounting function.
> >
> >What is it, exactly, for which you are trying to account?
> We have an accounting sistem in our telephone system so if i could add
> the account (in numeric format) to the dialed number everything could
> be right for me.

This would be perfect application of JobControl.

You could use jobcontrol to set the ModemDialCmd based on the "owner" of
the job.  Thus, you could map owners to numeric ids, and set the
ModemDialCommand to something like:


Where "1234*" would be the "extra" digits on your phone number.

I've got some more proof-of-concenpt jobcontrol examples at:


Aidan Van Dyk                                             aidan@xxxxxxxx
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