Re: automated phone dialer
On Thu, 06 Jan 2005 15:51:56 -0600, Matt Zagrabelny <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> i would like to have my voice modem dial a phone number, upon the other
> side answering, play a message and hang up.
> has anyone done anything like this?
> i am currently wading through the mgetty / vgetty documentation, but am
> wondering if anyone on the list can give out any pointers or have
> successfully done this themselves.
Yes, I was able to make vgetty do this. This was about two years ago
and I unfortunately no longer have the scripts.
>From what I can recall, and seeing the man pages now, it wasn't
difficult to accomplish. Actually, the Perl Modem::Vgetty module's
documentation has everything you need.
You can use the answering machine script to record your message,
and then later run the callme script to call a number and play it