Dial from the console?

How do I dial an extension from the console? I only need the extension to ring, or, possibly, play an mp3.

something like:

will that work?

see also:


Try it. I would guess it would work, but it isn’t something that many people would want to do.

I was thinking of scripted testing.

You’d normally use AMI for that.


Action: Originate Channel: sip/12345 Exten: 1234 Context: default