1.5 Administrator's Guide

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Adding a streaming category

Streaming categories allow the inclusion of internet audio streams for features that support Music on hold.

Field

Content

Category name

A unique name for this streaming category.

Application

This is the “application=” line used to provide the streaming details to Asterisk.

Please see information on the musiconhold.conf configuration for different audio and internet streaming source options.

Optional format

An optional “format=” line that is used to provide the audio format. This should be a format understood by Asterisk such as alaw, and is specific to the streaming application you are using.

Please see information on the musiconhold.conf configuration for different audio and internet streaming source options.