PVTPL Module

Daniel-Constantin Mierla


Edited by

Daniel-Constantin Mierla

Table of Contents

1. Admin Guide
1. Overview
2. Dependencies
2.1. Kamailio Modules
2.2. External Libraries or Applications
3. Parameters
3.1. tpl (str)
4. Functions
4.1. pvtpl_render(tplname, res)
5. Template File

List of Examples

1.1. Set tpl parameter
1.2. pvtpl_render usage
1.3. Template file

Chapter 1. Admin Guide

1. Overview

The module reads content of files at startup and can evaluate the variables inside during runtime.

2. Dependencies

2.1. Kamailio Modules

The following modules must be loaded before this module:

  • None.

2.2. External Libraries or Applications

The following libraries or applications must be installed before running Kamailio with this module loaded:

  • None.

3. Parameters

3.1. tpl (str)

The definition of a template file:

  • "name=_string_;fpath=_number_;bsize=_number_"

The parameter can be set multiple times to get more templates in same configuration file.

  • name - name of the template.

  • fpath - path to the template file.

  • bsize - buffer size to evaluate the template (default: 1024).

Default value is NULL.

Example 1.1. Set tpl parameter

modparam("pvtpl", "tpl", "name=tpl1;fpath=/etc/kamailio/tpl1.pvtpl;bsize=512;")
modparam("pvtpl", "tpl", "name=tpl2;fpath=/etc/kamailio/tpl2.pvtpl;bsize=256;")

4. Functions

4.1.  pvtpl_render(tplname, res)

Render the template 'tplname' using config variables, setting the result in the variable specified by 'res'.

This function can be used from ANY_ROUTE.

Example 1.2. pvtpl_render usage

pvtpl_render("t1", "$var(out)");

5. Template File

The template file can contain text and config variables that are evaluate when running pvtpl_render() functions.

The templates files are loaded at startup and prepared for runtime. It is no option to reload the template files.

Example 1.3. Template file

  "from": "$fu",
  "to": "$tu",
  "x" : $var(x)