mi_http Module

Table of Contents

1. Admin Guide
1.1. Overview
1.2. To-do
1.3. Dependencies
1.3.1. OpenSIPS Modules
1.4. Exported Parameters
1.4.1. mi_http_root(string)
1.4.2. mi_http_method(integer)
1.5. Exported Functions
1.6. Known issues
2. Contributors
2.1. By Commit Statistics
2.2. By Commit Activity
3. Documentation
3.1. Contributors

List of Tables

2.1. Top contributors by DevScore(1), authored commits(2) and lines added/removed(3)
2.2. Most recently active contributors(1) to this module

List of Examples

1.1. Set mi_http_root parameter
1.2. Set mi_http_method parameter

Chapter1.Admin Guide


This module provides an HTTP transport layer implementation for OpenSIPS's Management Interface.


Features to be added in the future:

  • possibility to authenticate connections.


1.3.1.OpenSIPS Modules

The following modules must be loaded before this module:

  • httpd module.

1.4.Exported Parameters


Specifies the root path for mi http requests. The link to the mi web interface must be constructed using the following patern: http://[opensips_IP]:[opensips_mi_port]/[mi_http_root]

The default value is "mi".

Example1.1.Set mi_http_root parameter

modparam("mi_http", "mi_http_root", "opensips_mi")


Specifies the HTTP request method to be used:

  • 0 - use GET HTTP request

  • 1 - use POST HTTP request

The default value is 0.

Example1.2.Set mi_http_method parameter

modparam("mi_http", "mi_http_method", 1)

1.5.Exported Functions

No function exported to be used from configuration file.

1.6.Known issues

Commands with large responses (like ul_dump) will fail if the configured size of the httpd buffer is to small (or if there isn't enough pkg memory configured).

Future realeases of the httpd and mi_httpd modules will address this issue.


2.1.By Commit Statistics

Table2.1.Top contributors by DevScore(1), authored commits(2) and lines added/removed(3)

NameDevScoreCommitsLines ++Lines --
1. Ovidiu Sas (@ovidiusas)60292222691
2. Bogdan-Andrei Iancu (@bogdan-iancu)8610743
3. Liviu Chircu (@liviuchircu)752133
4. Razvan Crainea (@razvancrainea)42186
5. Vlad Paiu (@vladpaiu)2101

(1) DevScore = author_commits + author_lines_added / (project_lines_added / project_commits) + author_lines_deleted / (project_lines_deleted / project_commits)

(2) including any documentation-related commits, excluding merge commits. Regarding imported patches/code, we do our best to count the work on behalf of the proper owner, as per the "fix_authors" and "mod_renames" arrays in opensips/doc/build-contrib.sh. If you identify any patches/commits which do not get properly attributed to you, please submit a pull request which extends "fix_authors" and/or "mod_renames".

(3) ignoring whitespace edits, renamed files and auto-generated files

2.2.By Commit Activity

Table2.2.Most recently active contributors(1) to this module

NameCommit Activity
1. Bogdan-Andrei Iancu (@bogdan-iancu)Dec 2011 - Jan 2019
2. Liviu Chircu (@liviuchircu)Jul 2014 - Jun 2018
3. Vlad Paiu (@vladpaiu)Jan 2016 - Jan 2016
4. Razvan Crainea (@razvancrainea)Mar 2015 - Aug 2015
5. Ovidiu Sas (@ovidiusas)Oct 2011 - Mar 2015

(1) including any documentation-related commits, excluding merge commits



Last edited by: Bogdan-Andrei Iancu (@bogdan-iancu), Liviu Chircu (@liviuchircu), Ovidiu Sas (@ovidiusas).

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