Difference between mixmon and automixmon

FreePBX 2.9 Distro

Can anyone help me understand the difference between mixmon and autominmon for call recording?

The only advice that I can offer is that one is new and one is old. Automixmon appears to be the newer version that was introduced in Asterisk 1.6 and 1.8. I think the difference has to do with how the audio streams (i.e. you voice and the other person’s voice) are mixed together into a single file.

I gathered this information by reading tool tips and then by watching the files in the recording directory while recording a call…