[bbs-revival] Plans for #36C3 / Status Report
laforge at osmocom.org
Sun Oct 20 20:46:20 UTC 2019
On Sun, Oct 20, 2019 at 05:59:31PM +0200, Christian Berger wrote:
> Just as a question/idea: Will the modem banks/PBX be connected to the POC?
> (e.g. via SIP/RTP)
There is currently no plan for that. As the POC is all-IP these days, I don't
have particularly high hopes regarding how well it can carry Modem communication,
with all the jitter that's going on. A few years ago, the POC was still entirely
ISDN based, but those days are over :/
> Since there are DECT->POTS converter boxes available, this might make it
> easy for people around the congress to connect to the BBSes.
You're free to try, but I wouldn't have my hopes up. Also, DECT is actually using
lossy compression for voice, as far as I know...
- Harald Welte <laforge at osmocom.org> http://laforge.gnumonks.org/
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