[Blink] New Blink Qt 3.0.0 version for MS Windows

Dan Pascu dan at ag-projects.com
Sat May 13 17:42:32 CEST 2017

On 05/13/17 18:06, Mediacast Guy wrote:
> On 5/12/2017 5:29 PM, Dan Pascu wrote:
>> On 05/12/17 21:58, Mediacast Guy wrote:
>>> On 5/9/2017 1:41 AM, Dan Pascu wrote:
>>>>> I called into a SIP number using my cell phone and tried to transfer the call to another cell phone. It didn't work.
>>>> I literally addressed this particular example in my answer above and stated that it won't work as SIP-to-PSTN gateways
>>>> do not support call transfer.
>>>>> Then I tried to transfer to another SIP number it didn't work.
>>>> If one leg of the call was still a mobile phone, nothing changed nothing changed, so yes it would still not work.
>>>>> What I don't understand is why it worked before. It's
>>>>> confusing because I've been told that "call transfer is a function of the client not of the provider." Isn't Blink the
>>>>> client?
>>>> It takes two to tango. I laid down the conditions that need to be satisfied in my answer above. Both endpoints
>>>> (clients) need to support call transfer. One endpoint/client (Blink) cannot magically make the other endpoint
>>>> initiate/participate in a call transfer if the other endpoint/client doesn't support call transfer.
>>>> In all your examples that do not work you mention one endpoint being a mobile phone, hence one endpoint/client is a
>>>> SIP-to-PSTN gateway that doesn't support this.
>>>> Plus if you want to talk specifics as to why your particular attempt failed, we cannot do that by guessing what is
>>>> wrong or inferring the cause from loose descriptions. A SIP trace will show what is going on.
>>> Too much caffeine? Don't assume everyone else understands this as well as you do. Otherwise, thanks for the answer.
>> I have never drunk coffee in my life, since you wanna talk about assuming, but I must say I'm fascinated by your
>> approach to solving your issue. Let me know if it works out for you.
> I purchased a license to Bria. It's working out well. Issue solved.

Good for you. I'm sure the people behind Bria will welcome your passive 
aggressive "Too much caffeine" attitude the next time you have a problem 
to solve. And no, I do not believe that Bria can do call transfer when a 
mobile phone is the other endpoint in a call either.

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