Ekiga 3.0.1 available

This is the first update the Scheherazade branch of Ekiga. We are still working on improving Ekiga.net and will keep you informed about the progress.

Here is the list of changes:

Windows build

  • Fixed crash when echo cancellation is active
  • Improved GTK installation by providing our own libraries
  • Fixed crash when clicking the status bar
  • Fixed crash when the only available accelerated surface is already taken
  • Fixed playing of audio files with samplerate != 8000Hz
  • Fixed possible crash when quickly deleting and creating threads
  • Fixed flickering in Picture-in-Picture mode


  • Fixed overlapping issue of font/smiley buttons in the chat window
  • Fixed possible flickering issues on XV
  • Fixed possible X timing issue
  • Fixed message box when device is unplugged in out-of-call state
  • Fixed crash when closing various windows using the window manager
  • Fixed crash in the configuration assistant when unplugging the active device
  • Do not display localhost users in the neighbours
  • Fixed Ekiga not able to resolve DNS names when being used with a Turkish locale
  • Allow using '&' as name in the roster
  • Fixed 'Search Scope' field alignment in the form


  • Fixed behavior in case of Open NAT
  • Fixed SIP REGISTER and INVITE behaviors when Ekiga listens to multiple interfaces in the same subnet
  • Fixed response code when receiving a BYE for a call that is already released
  • Fixed numerous retries using the same authentication credentials
  • Fixed interoperability issues with Cisco Call Manager
  • Fixed default status when receiving a NOTIFY with an empty body to offline instead of unknown
  • Fixed parsing of URIs quoted with <> but without ""
  • Fixed INVITE loop detection when forked INVITE requets arrive over multiple paths


  • Fixed inclusion of RFC2833 using H.323


  • Made the libnotify dependancy optional
  • Fixed POTFILE.in file