Asterisk cmd TXTCIDName


Lookup caller name from TXT record


As of Asterisk 1.2, you should now use the dialplan function instead of this application.



Looks up a Caller Name via DNS and sets the variable 'TXTCIDNAME'. TXTCIDName will either be blank
or return the value found in the TXT record in DNS.

The option string may contain the following character:
'j' — jump to n+101 priority if the lookup fails

This application also sets the following channel variable upon completion:
TXTCIDNAMESTATUS The status of the lookup as a text string, one of

(:exclaim:) This command was added to the development (CVS) edition of Asterisk on 2004-05-16. It does not exist in Asterisk 1.0 or 0.9.

See also

Asterisk | Applications | Functions | Variables | Expressions | Asterisk FAQ

Created by: oej, Last modification: Fri 12 of Oct, 2007 (11:50 UTC) by chandave
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