how to start megaco

Hakan Mattsson hakan@REDACTED
Tue Feb 19 16:28:29 CET 2002

On Tue, 19 Feb 2002, Pramod R. Bhagwat wrote:

Pramod> i am new to erlang. i have installed linux version of erlang
Pramod> R8B-0 on redhat 6.2.
Pramod> i wanted to run erlang media gateway controller. ( i need
Pramod> udp text encoding configuartion ).
Pramod> If i execute
Pramod> megaco_simple_mgc:start().
Pramod> in the erlang shell it gives following output
Pramod> {error,{start_user,megaco_not_started}}
Pramod> Please inform me how to start.

You need to start the megaco application, that is the protocol stack,
before you start the MGC.

It may either be started manually by invoking 


in the Erlang shell or started together with the Erlang node with the

   -s megaco

 option as described in the example:


Håkan Mattsson
Computer Science Laboratory

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