Initial System Setup
In /etc/sysconfig/selinux , change the following lines:
reboot, and verify the selinux status by running 'sestatus'. It should say:
Update Your System
Install Additional Required Dependencies
You must disable the default iptables. You can re-enable it later, once you have made the appropriate changes. Information on iptables can be found with a quick Google search. If iptables is left running, it will (at very least) block you from accessing the web interface.
See the current status:
Stop the service (this skips rebooting again):
Auto Start MySQL
You must have mysql running for freepbx to operate normally. You need to set it to start at boot time. with the following command:
Then start mysqld if you don't plan on rebooting during the installation phase:
Auto Start Apache
You will want Apache running, so you can access the FreePBX admin interface, You need to set it to start at boot time. with the following command:
Then start apache if you don't plan on rebooting during the installation phase:
Install Dependencies for Google Voice (If needed/wanted)
Add the Asterisk User
Install and Configure Asterisk
Download Asterisk source files.
Compile and install DAHDI and LibPRI
Compile and install pjproject
Compile and Install jansson
Compile and install Asterisk
You will be prompted at the point to pick which modules to build. Most of them will be enabled, but if you want to have MP3 support, you need to manually turn on 'format_mp3' on the first page.
After selecting 'Save & Exit' you can then continue
Note that this installs the (8khz) 'wav' soundfiles and G722 (High Definition 'Wideband') audio.