Asterisk Manager API Action AbsoluteTimeout

Asterisk Manager API Action: AbsoluteTimeout

This command will request Asterisk to hangup a given channel after the specified number of seconds, thereby effectively ending the active call.

If the channel is linked with another channel (an active connected call is in progress), the other channel will continue it's path through the dialplan (if any further steps remains).


  • Channel: Which channel to hangup, e.g. SIP/123-1c20
  • Timeout : The number of seconds until the channel should hangup


Action: AbsoluteTimeout
Channel: SIP/123-1c20
Timeout: 20

Response on success
Response: Success
Message: Timeout Set

Response on error
Response: Error
Message: No such channel


Created by: flobi, Last modification: Thu 17 of Aug, 2006 (22:53) by stripe
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