Bug 1476502 - Asterisk CLI not working - issue with libedit.so
Asterisk CLI not working - issue with libedit.so
Status: NEW
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: asterisk (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Jared Smith
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2017-07-29 13:12 EDT by Joachim Jaeckel
Modified: 2017-07-29 22:02 EDT (History)
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Description Joachim Jaeckel 2017-07-29 13:12:12 EDT
Description of problem:
Asterisk CLI not working. Console echos gibberish when you try to enter a command

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. connect with putty to fedora system
2. asterisk -rv
3. Enter a line, eg. help

Actual results:
localhost*CLI> \U+AE68\U+AE65\U+AE6C\U+AE70

Expected results:
localhost*CLI> help
!                              -- Execute a shell command
... (help text)

Additional info:
Issue with libedit

1. mkdir /usr/local/lib64/asterisk
2. get older version of libedit.so (eg. from CentOS Linux release 7)
3. copy older version of libedit.so to /usr/local/lib64/asterisk (eg /usr/lib64/libedit.so.0.0.42)
4. make an alias
   alias asterisk='LD_PRELOAD=/usr/local/lib64/asterisk/libedit.so.0.0.42 asterisk'
5. asterisk -r will work as expected
Comment 1 Joachim Jaeckel 2017-07-29 13:14:33 EDT
maybe duplicate of https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1376200
but this bug is for Fedora 26

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