13 Dec 2006 svu   » (Journeyer)

Rants about SIP

Deep in fight with SIP, using voipcheap.com service. Tried ekiga/gaim/linphone/wengo (no x-lite for linux/ppc is available). Among other things, found that no OSS SIP client really supports presence, in my environment (well, at least the way voipcheap understands it). Talked to Ekiga lads on IRC - they are planning to introduce it next year (I sure will pray for them). Unfortunately, I am behind NAT which seems to really complicate matters (yes, Skype folks got this thing right!). For some reason even STUN with stun.ekiga.net does not help - people still cannot call me (while I can call them, and I can also call from one LAN machine to another). The last idea to check - installing milkfish on my wrt54g and using it as the outbound proxy. We'll see...

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