how to uninstall-reinstall-upgrade the sangoma wanipipe driver

Sangoma wanpipe driver Uninstal - Reinstall - upgrade

Topic: how to uninstall-reinstall-upgrade the sangoma wanipipe driver

sangoma wanpipe uninstall upgrade

  Overview: Sangoma - wanpipe

    Sangoma is the market leader in high-performance telephony cards build specifically for Asterisk and Asterisk-based solutions. Sangoma offers a full line of communications products, including premise-based UC systems, a full line of desk phones and headsets, and a complete connectivity suite (gateways/SBCs/telephony cards). Sangoma is also the primary developer and sponsor of Asterisk and FreePBX, the world’s two most widely used open-source communication software projects.

What is Wanpipe?
    Wanpipe is Sangoma's suite of linux/windows kernel device drivers and utilities that enable all Sangoma TDM boards. Sangoma kernel device driver (WanpipeTM) is a unified linux & windows code base offering OS agnostic hardware support for all Sangoma TDM boards

  Blog Topic: Wanpipe uninstall or reinstall

    In the blog article i have given the steps to reinstall or uninstall the sangoma wanpipe driver. You may need to uninstall the wanpipe driver so that you can install the latest wanpipe version.

  Steps to uninstall-reinstall-upgrade wanpipe

   Step 1: Current wanpipe version

    Before proceeding with uninstalling, you need to have the source code currently installed wanpipe, if the source code is not available you can download the same version of the wanpipe driver from sangoma repository to the server. 

Running the below command, you will get the wanpipe version installed in your server

wanrouter version

   Step 2: Download Current Version wanpipe

    If you dont have the currently installed wanpiper driver, you can download the same version of wanpipe driver from the below sangoma ftp repository and place it in the /usr/src directory.

   Step 3: Removing wanpipe driver

    Navigate to the wanpipe driver source code directory and follow the steps to remove the wanpipe driver .

for example my wanpipe driver version is 7.0.22,

Navigate to the wanpipe driver source code directory

cd /usr/src/wanpipe-7.0.22

Stop the wanrouter first, run the blow command to wanrouter

wanrouter stop

Confirm no wanpipe driver modules running by running below command

wanrouter modules

Finally remove the wanpipe by running the below command

./Setup remove

   Step 4: Installing wanpipe

    Follow the below steps to reinstall of install the latest version of wanpipe from the scratch .
Download the wanpipe version which you want to install from the sangoma ftp repository .
Navigate to the downloaded wanpipe folder
cd /usr/src/wanpipe-7.0.22
install the driver by running below command
./Setup dahdi

Note: You need to have dahdi driver installed and dahdi source code available in same server, you may need to specify the location of dahdi while running above command.

Follow the below link to install dahdi driver

   Wanpipe upgrade:

    If you are planning to upgrade the currently installed wanpipe without removing the existing one, follow the below steps
    Download the latest version of wanpipe which you want to upgrade.
Navigate to the downloaded wanpipe driver folder
for example the latest version is 7.0.34

cd /usr/src/wanpipe-7.0.34
cd /util/wan_aftup
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  • gopi baskar
    gopi baskar April 4, 2022 at 11:26 AM

    Sangoma Wanpipe Driver Reinstall or Uninstall or Upgrade to latest version

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