Update: Please review Ekiga as this page is outdated.

GnomeMeeting is full-featured H.323 compatible videoconferencing, VoIP and IP-Telephony application that allows you to make audio and video calls to remote users with H.323 hardware or software.

Some Features

H.323 Features

  • H.323v4 compliant
  • H.245 Tunneling and Fast Start
  • callto: and h323: URLs
  • Gatekeeper (RAS) client support, with Broadcast and Multicast Discovery
  • H.235 Annex D. support
  • Gateway/proxy support
  • H.450.1 Call Hold
  • H.450.2 Call Transfer
  • H.450.3 Call Forwarding
  • Call Monitoring
  • PC-To-Phone Calls
  • Configurable Port Ranges
  • H.245 Text Chat
  • Outband DTMFs
  • E.164, URL, or IP address dialing
  • ENUM support
  • Transparent NAT support, assisted NAT support (STUN, IP Translation)
  • Audio and Video Call Mute
  • IPv4 and IPv6

Codecs features

  • Supports audio codecs plugins
  • iLBC, GSM-06.10, MS-GSM, G.711-Alaw, G.711-uLaw, G.726 and Speex audio codecs
  • G.723.1 audio codec (with Quicknet cards)
  • H.261 QCIF and CIF video codec
  • Dynamic Jitter Buffer
  • Dynamic Threshold Algorithm for Silence Detection
  • Automatic Video Bandwidth Limitation
  • Video Transmission/Reception Control

General Features

  • Integration with Evolution 2.00 so that contacts are shared between both software
  • LDAP and ILS Directories Registration and Browsing
  • Addressbook with Speed Dials and H.323/Callto URLs
  • Advanced Calls History with Placed, Received and Unanswered Calls and ability to Call Back Users
  • Dialpad
  • ZeroConf (Apple Rendez-Vous) support

  • Advanced Personal Settings Management
  • In call Instant-Apply support for Settings
  • Auto Answer and Do Not Disturb modes
  • GConf and External Configuration
  • Possibility for administrators to block some settings to given default values
  • Configurable Full-Screen Videoconferencing
  • OSS and ALSA Compatible Soundcards Support through plugins
  • Video4Linux and Firewire Cameras Support through plugins

  • Devices Auto-Detection
  • Status Notion
  • Configurable sound events
  • Configuration Assistant
  • Manual
  • HIG Compliant GUI
  • KDE and GNOME compatibility
  • Translated in many languages

Quicknet features

  • Quicknet xJack
  • Normal Phone support
  • Normal, Dial, and Busy Tones Generation
  • Phone Dialpad support
  • Incoming Call Ring support
  • G.723.1 Audio Codec
  • Echo Cancellation
  • Full Management of Calls from the Phone
  • Dialpad Shortcuts for Automatic Dialing, Call Hold and Call Transfert
  • Addressbook Speed Dial selection with Dialpad

GnomeTelephony

Apps/Attic/GnomeMeeting (last edited 2013-08-08 23:12:45 by WilliamJonMcCann)