In this article we are going to learn how uninstall or remove wanpipe driver completely from the asterisk server and also how to reinstall the wanpipe driver to the latest version. If you are looking or struggling to reinstall the wanpipe driver then this article is for your, follow the article to remove and reinstall the sangoma wanpipe.
What is Wanpipe Driver?
Why to Remove wanpipe?
Steps to Remove-Reinstall 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
Note down your current version, if are planning to reinstall same version then you have to download same version from sangoma website.
Step 2: Download Current Version wanpipe
If you don't have the currently installed wanpipe driver source code, you can download the same version of wanpipe driver from the sangoma wanpipe ftp repository
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
Stop the wanrouter first, run the blow command to wanrouter
Confirm no wanpipe driver modules running by running below command
Finally remove the wanpipe by running the below command
Step 4: Installing wanpipe
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.
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-7.0.34cd /util/wan_aftup
Hope this article is helpful for removing the wanpipe and reinstalling the wanpipe in your asterisk server. For professional support reach me on skype or telegram id:striker24x7