Manager - Improve documentation for manager commands Getvar and Setvar.
[asterisk/asterisk.git] / main / manager.c
index 50f74db..7fa083c 100644 (file)
@@ -281,7 +281,7 @@ ASTERISK_FILE_VERSION(__FILE__, "$Revision$")
        </managerEvent>
        <manager name="Setvar" language="en_US">
                <synopsis>
        </managerEvent>
        <manager name="Setvar" language="en_US">
                <synopsis>
-                       Set a channel variable.
+                       Sets a channel variable or function value.
                </synopsis>
                <syntax>
                        <xi:include xpointer="xpointer(/docs/manager[@name='Login']/syntax/parameter[@name='ActionID'])" />
                </synopsis>
                <syntax>
                        <xi:include xpointer="xpointer(/docs/manager[@name='Login']/syntax/parameter[@name='ActionID'])" />
@@ -289,22 +289,23 @@ ASTERISK_FILE_VERSION(__FILE__, "$Revision$")
                                <para>Channel to set variable for.</para>
                        </parameter>
                        <parameter name="Variable" required="true">
                                <para>Channel to set variable for.</para>
                        </parameter>
                        <parameter name="Variable" required="true">
-                               <para>Variable name.</para>
+                               <para>Variable name, function or expression.</para>
                        </parameter>
                        <parameter name="Value" required="true">
                        </parameter>
                        <parameter name="Value" required="true">
-                               <para>Variable value.</para>
+                               <para>Variable or function value.</para>
                        </parameter>
                </syntax>
                <description>
                        </parameter>
                </syntax>
                <description>
-                       <para>Set a global or local channel variable.</para>
+                       <para>This command can be used to set the value of channel variables or dialplan
+                       functions.</para>
                        <note>
                        <note>
-                               <para>If a channel name is not provided then the variable is global.</para>
+                               <para>If a channel name is not provided then the variable is considered global.</para>
                        </note>
                </description>
        </manager>
        <manager name="Getvar" language="en_US">
                <synopsis>
                        </note>
                </description>
        </manager>
        <manager name="Getvar" language="en_US">
                <synopsis>
-                       Gets a channel variable.
+                       Gets a channel variable or function value.
                </synopsis>
                <syntax>
                        <xi:include xpointer="xpointer(/docs/manager[@name='Login']/syntax/parameter[@name='ActionID'])" />
                </synopsis>
                <syntax>
                        <xi:include xpointer="xpointer(/docs/manager[@name='Login']/syntax/parameter[@name='ActionID'])" />
@@ -312,13 +313,13 @@ ASTERISK_FILE_VERSION(__FILE__, "$Revision$")
                                <para>Channel to read variable from.</para>
                        </parameter>
                        <parameter name="Variable" required="true">
                                <para>Channel to read variable from.</para>
                        </parameter>
                        <parameter name="Variable" required="true">
-                               <para>Variable name.</para>
+                               <para>Variable name, function or expression.</para>
                        </parameter>
                </syntax>
                <description>
                        </parameter>
                </syntax>
                <description>
-                       <para>Get the value of a global or local channel variable.</para>
+                       <para>Get the value of a channel variable or function return.</para>
                        <note>
                        <note>
-                               <para>If a channel name is not provided then the variable is global.</para>
+                               <para>If a channel name is not provided then the variable is considered global.</para>
                        </note>
                </description>
        </manager>
                        </note>
                </description>
        </manager>