HOWTO Configuration Files

Configuration files can be changed through:

  • The system shell:
  • Login to the system shell as a root user
  • Navigate to the correct path
 cd /opt/pbxware/pw/etc/asterisk
  • Edit the 'sip.conf' file for example
 nano ./sip.conf
  • Change the file to your specifications
  • Exit the file editor
 Press 'CTRL + O'
 Press 'Enter'
 Press 'CTRL + X'
  • Restart the services
 /opt/pbxware/sh/stop
 /opt/pbxware/sh/start
  • System Interface:
  • Login to the system administration
  • Navigate to 'Settings: Conf Files'
  • Click on a conf file name on the right side
  • Change the file to your specifications
  • Click on 'Save'
  • Click on 'Restart'

NOTE: If conf files are changed through the system shell in the system interface you will have to click on the 'Import All Files' button before making any changes

HOWTO Restrict Changes To Configuration Files

GUI

  • Login to the system administration
  • Navigate to 'Settings: Conf Files'
  • Click on the 'Locked' check box
  • Click on 'Save'


SHELL

  • Login into the system console as a root user

Navigate to the pbxware directory:

 cd /opt/pbxware

Change the asterisk directory ownership

 chown root:root pw/etc/asterisk

Change the asterisk directory permissions

 chmod 754 pw/etc/asterisk

Change the ownership to features.conf file

 chown root:root pw/etc/asterisk/features.conf


HOWTO Location Of All Asterisk Configuration Files

System configuration files:

  • /opt/pbxware/pw/etc
  • /opt/pbxware/pw/etc/asterisk
  • /opt/pbxware/pw/pbxware/etc
  • /opt/pbxware/pw/var/log
  • /opt/pbxware/pw/tmp