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Olle E. Johansson authored on 12/02/2016 20:36:39
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 ## Overview
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-Kamailio is an open source implementation of a SIP Signaling Server. SIP is an open standard protocol specified by IETF, the core specification document is [RFC3261](https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc3261).
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+Kamailio is an open source implementation of a SIP Signaling Server. SIP is an open standard protocol specified by the IETF. The core specification document is [RFC3261](https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc3261).
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-It is designed for scalability, targeting large deployments (e.g. for IP telephony operators or carriers, which have a large subscriber base or route a big volume of calls), but can be also used in enterprises or for personal needs to provide VoIP, Instant Messaging and Presence. Kamailio is well known for its flexibility, robustness, strong security and the extensive number of features - for more, see:
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+The Kamailio SIP server is designed for scalability, targeting large deployments (e.g. for IP telephony operators or carriers, which have a large subscriber base or route a big volume of calls), but can be also used in enterprises or for personal needs to provide VoIP, Instant Messaging and Presence. Kamailio is well known for its flexibility, robustness, strong security and the extensive number of features - for more information, please see:
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   * http://www.kamailio.org/w/features/
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-Kamailio was started back in 2001 by [Fraunhofer Fokus](https://www.fokus.fraunhofer.de/), a research institute in Berlin, Germany, at that time having the name SIP Express Router (aka SER). In 2005, a fork named OpenSER was created, which was renamed to Kamailio in July 2008 due to trademark issues. Starting in the autumn of 2008, Kamailio and SER initiated the process to merge the two projects. After the merge was complete, Kamailio became the main name of the project, being better protected in terms of trademarks.
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+Kamailio development was started back in 2001 by [Fraunhofer Fokus](https://www.fokus.fraunhofer.de/), a research institute in Berlin, Germany. At that time the project name was SIP Express Router (aka SER). In 2005, a fork named OpenSER was created, which was renamed to Kamailio in July 2008 due to trademark issues. Starting in the autumn of 2008, Kamailio and SER initiated the process to merge the two projects. After the merge was complete, Kamailio became the main name of the project, being better protected in terms of trademarks.
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-Fraunhofer Fokus is no longer actively involved in the evolution of the project, Kamailio being now developed and managed by its world wide community. Fokus still uses Kamailio in its research projects (such as OpenIMSCore) and it is hosting events related to the project, such as developer meetings or Kamailio World Conference.
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+Fraunhofer Fokus is no longer actively involved in the evolution of the project. Kamailio is  now developed and managed by its world wide community. Fokus still uses Kamailio in its research projects (such as OpenIMSCore) and it is hosting events related to the project, such as developer meetings or the Kamailio World Conference.
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-For more about Kamailio, see the [website of the project](http://www.kamailio.org).
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+For more information about Kamailio, see the the [website of the project](http://www.kamailio.org), where you can find pointers to documentation, the project wiki and much more.
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 ## Contributions
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 Main License: GPLv2.
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-Each source code file contains at the top the license and copyright details. Most of the code is licensed under GPLv2, some parts of the code are licensed under BSD.
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+Each source code file refers to the license and copyright details in the top of the file. Most of the code is licensed under GPLv2, some parts of the code are licensed under BSD.
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-### New Contributions Licensing
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+### License of New Code Contributions
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 New contributions to the core and several main modules (auth, corex, sl, tls, tm) have to be done under the BSD license. New contributions under the GPL must grant the GPL-OpenSSL linking exception. Contributions to existing components released under BSD must be done under BSD as well.
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   * http://www.kamailio.org/wiki/
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-Read also the README file from the source code.
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 ### Installation
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-Read also the INSTALL file from the source code.
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+Please read the INSTALL file from the source code for more information.
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   * deb: https://www.kamailio.org/wiki/packages/debs
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   * rpm: https://www.kamailio.org/wiki/packages/rpms
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-## Issues
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+## Issues and bug reports
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-To report a bug or make a request for new features, use the Issues Page from Github project:
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+To report a bug or make a request for new features, use the Issues Page in the Kamailio Github project:
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   * **business (at) lists.kamailio.org** - [business web page](http://lists.kamailio.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/business)
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   * http://www.kamailio.org/w/mailing-lists/
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