Package ncid

Network Caller ID server, client and gateways

NCID is Caller ID (CID) distributed over a network to a variety of
devices and computers. NCID includes a server, gateways, a client,
client output modules and command line tools.

The NCID server obtains the Caller ID information from a modem,
a serial or USB device and from gateways: NCID, OBI, SIP, WC, YAC and XDMF.

This package contains the server and command line tools.
The gateways are in the ncid-gateways package.
The client is in the ncid-client package.

See also: ncid-client, ncid-gateways, ncid-kpopup, ncid-mysql, ncid-mythtv, ncid-samba, ncid-speak.

General Commands
Command Description
cidalias view alias definitions in the NCID alias, blacklist and whitelist files
cidcall view calls, hangups, messages and end of calls in the NCID call file
cidupdate update aliases in the NCID call file
get-fcc-list fetch the latest fcc.blacklist derived from FCC Complaints data
hangup-calls hangup-calls
hangup-closed-skel hangup-closed-skel
hangup-combo-skel hangup-combo-skel
hangup-fakenum hangup-fakenum
hangup-fcc hangup-fcc
hangup-message-skel hangup-message-skel
hangup-nohangup hangup-nohangup
hangup-skel hangup-skel
ncid-setup ncid-setup
ncid-yearlog create a yearly call log from the monthly call logs
ncidrotate keep lines in cidcall.log after it is rotated
ncidutil manipulate entries in the alias, blacklist and whitelist files
File Formats
File Description
ncidd.alias NCID Server Alias File
ncidd.blacklist blacklist file for ncidd hangup
ncidd.conf ncidd configuration file
ncidd.whitelist whitelist file for ncidd hangup
ncidrotate.conf ncidrotate configuration file
rotatebysize.conf rotate configuration file
Name Description
ncid_extensions NCID extensions overview
ncid_recordings NCID recordings overview
ncid_tools NCID tools overview
System Administration
Command Description
ncidd Network Caller ID Server