ejabberd is a Jabber/XMPP instant messaging server, licensed under GPLv2 (Free and Open Source), written in Erlang/OTP. Among other features, ejabberd is cross-platform, fault-tolerant, clusterable and modular.

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ejabberd refuses to start after attempting to enable mod_proxy65

I cannot get ejabberd to start after attempting to enable mod proxy_65 with the following settings: {mod_proxy65, [ {host, "secusrvr.com"}, {ip, {0,0,0,0}}, ...
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mod_register not working in ejabberd server (In-band Registration) using asmack

I have ejabberd server running I can check this by browsing to domain.com:5280/admin - it is running well but when I want to register users from android client asmack it says 403 error. I have changed ...
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Setup ejabberd with SQL Server 2008

Here's what I have got so far. Windows 2008 Server 64 bit. Installed the latest version of ejabberd, ejabberd-2.1.8-windows-installer.exe. The windows service starts up fine but seems ineffective. ...
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error in installation of ejabberd

i am trying to install ejabberd in centos . ejabberd is running but when iam try to register it showing error like this. /opt/ejabberd-14.12/bin/ejabberdctl register root ...
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ejabberd send group message

I have ejabberd setup with a few shared rosters ("groups"). I need to be able to send messages to the entire group. I was able to do this with the built-in announce mod by sending a message to ...
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How to register user on ejabberd using php code?

I am trying to register user on ejabberd linux server. I am using below php code <?php $username = 'hello'; $password = 'hello'; $node = 'my ip'; exec('sudo -S ejabberd ...
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have xmpp (ejabberd) server authenticate with existing user database (MySQL)

Let me start off by stating that I know very little about the XMPP protocol or real-time communication in general. I did however manage to set up an ejabberd server with TLS encryption. I have written ...
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Mongooseim : mod_vcard crashing

I configured mod_vcard as follows: {mod_vcard, [ {allow_return_all, true}, {search_all_hosts, true}, {matches, 1}, {search, true}, {host, localhost}, ...
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Cannot register new user on localhost ejabberd via Pidgin (503: service unavailable)

I setted up ejabberd server on localhost and now can access admin panel on localhost:5280/admin In pidgin I fill following values: username: root password: password host: localhost resource: 5280 ...
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Secure ejabberd: protocol options and ciphers setting has no effect

I try to secure my ejabberd by configuring openssl ciphers like this for s2s communication: {s2s_use_starttls, required}. {s2s_certfile, "/etc/ejabberd/mycert.pem"}. {s2s_protocol_options, ...
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ejabberd: set Diffie-Hellman (DH) ciphers bitsize to >= 2048

In the modern version of ejabberd there is a possibility to use custom Diffie-Helman parameters by providing a self-generated pem-file to the dhfile and s2s_dhfile options in ejabberd.yml. I had ...
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How implement modern chat system [closed]

I need to develop and hybrid app that, as features, implement an instant messaging. The features must be: one-to-one chat list of all users online right now offline message: a user when came online ...
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How to setup redundant ejabberd servers?

I currently have an ejabberd server running at domain A. It has a bunch of users with accounts like xyz@A. I want to setup alternative servers so that if A is down, clients can transparently use ...
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Can I migrate a roster from an ejabberd server to Google Apps

I currently run a jabber server, using eJabberd, and I'd like to move to using a Google Apps instead of running my server. Is there a way to transfer a user's roster/contact list from eJabberd to a ...
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ejabberd: logging to /var/log/ejabberd/ejabberd.log is incomplete even with debug log level (5)

I have ejabberd 15.09 from the Testing repository running on the Debian 8.2 "Jessie" (Stable) server. Since upgrade from ejabberd from the Stable the logging to /var/log/ejabberd/ejabberd.log seems ...
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validating an ejabberd fingerprint

I set up and tested an ejabberd-server. Ejabberd creates a SSL-Certificate itself during installation. Unfortunately I did not find any tutorial about how to get its fingerprint. this documentation ...
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ejabberd: prevent the use of messages with subject by spammers

Recently there have been noticed a sudden surge in Jabber/XMPP spammers activity. Spammers not only manage to send a regular messages to users, like this: but also a some kind of announcement ...
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Disable title notification for MUCs on ejabberd

Is there any way to disable the title notification for MUC rooms in ejabberd on every log in?
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Ejabberd returning 503 Service Unavailable when trying in-channel registration

I've put the following snippet into my ejabberd.cfg, under the modules section: {mod_register, [ {ip_access, "my.ip.add.ress"}, %%% some default rules included ...
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Instal ejabberd on centos 6.7 - epel is enabled still No package ejabberd available

I am trying to install ejabberd on my centos 6.7. As I googled I found that I need to enable EPEL which I did still there is no success. Out put for yum repolist [root@static ~]# yum repolist Failed ...
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AWS ELB + ejabberd server

I have two servers in AWS EC2 ejabberd. I'm trying to set up an ELB to manage traffic, but I can not connect when I put a ELB "front" of EC2 instances. DNS settings, I changed the A record for the ...
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Migrate MUC (multi-user conference) data from Mnesia to MySQL in ejabberd

Ejabberd's mod_muc module supports db_type option, which can be either internal (Mnesia) or odbc (MySQL) to store MUC-related data. Is it possible to migrate from Mnesia to MySQL saving all the ...
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MongoosIM unable to authenticate from postgres database

I have installed MongooseIM in a VM for testing. I am trying to do user authentication from from an external postgres database. When I register a new user using mongooseimctl register user host ...
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Using MySQL with Ejabberd

I'm trying to integrate MySQL into Ejabberd but I'm constantly facing problem with it. I'm working in AWS EC2 environment and I have 1 EC2 instance that has MySQL, Ejabberd and latest Erlang (Version ...
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Integrate TURN|STUN with XMPP

How do XMPP clients find TURN or STUN servers? XEP-0215 isn't supported (by any servers or clients afaik), but XEP-0176 suggests using XEP-0215? I am running both an XMPP and TURN server, and I would ...
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ejabberd starttls_required in c2s/s2s and disable SSLv3 + unsecure Ciphers

I'm using ejabberd on Ubuntu. My configuration looks like this: {5269, ejabberd_s2s_in, [ {shaper, s2s_shaper}, {max_stanza_size, 131072}, ...
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Where's ejabberd.cfg file in ubuntu

I have installed ejabberd by downloading ejabberd.run file from the website. I didn't installed it from apt-get since it was giving some issues. I am using ejabberd version 15.04. I need to make some ...
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Is there a way to configure ejabberd to forward messages to every online client, regardless of priority?

Is it possible to configure ejabberd to forward messages to every online instance of, say, user joe and not just the one with the highest priority value? I'll also appreciate references to the XMPP ...
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ejabberd 14.12 xml rpc enable

I've got problem with my new ejabberd installation. I need to enable mod xml_rpc, so what I do: I'm uncomment this in my ejabberd.yml file: ## To handle XML-RPC requests that provide admin ...
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How can I get users to auto join a conference at login on my xmpp server?

I want to setup a local XMPP server, and I want each user to automatically to enter an important conference when they login, or at least get sent an invitations, but I can't figure out how. Can I do ...
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Ejabberd not allowing registration from client

I've got an ejabber cluster setup. When trying to register a user with a client (say Adium) I'm getting a 503: Service Unavailable error. I'm running ejabberd 2.1.x The log shows this: ...
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All muc room members are owner

In my XMPP client all members of a newly created room are by default getting owner affiliation. How can I assign member affiliation to everyone by default except the actual owner? Following is what ...
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Is OTR required for XMPP message encryption? [closed]

I use XMPP for sending instant messages from a bot in a server to a laptop client. I have full control of both the clients (bot and laptop client) and they are both connected to the same server which ...
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How does ejabberd clustering work conceptually?

I am a complete newbie to XMPP and ejabberd. I would be very thankful if some expert could tell me, how the ejabberd "clustering" works. I searched a lot, but could not find any specs about this. ...
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eJabberd and GTalk no longer federating. Did Google drop support for server-to-server XMPP?

Recently GTalk and my local eJabberd installation have stopped talking to each other. The eJabberd log says the following: =INFO REPORT==== 2014-05-27 18:00:25 === I(<0.367.0>:ejabberd_s2s:404) ...
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HAProxy max out at ~10,700 connections

I am stress testing ejabberd with Tsung. My EC2 instances setup as follows: Tsung : c3.xlarge ejabberd : c3.2xlarge HAProxy : t1.mirco When I let Tsung talk to the ejabberd instance directly, I ...
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Cannot bring up ejabberd after VPS change made by hosting company

My hosting provider WebFusion updated my VPS with security patches late last night. Since then I cannot start my ejabberd instance. I get the following errors, which seem to indicate that the ...
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Are XMPP certificates different than “regular” ones?

StartSSL offers special XMPP certificates in addition to their "regular" web server certs. Can anyone tell me if XMPP certificates are special in any way? Isn't it possible to operate an ejabberd with ...
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How to protect ejabberd from bruteforce attacks?

It writes this in logs: =INFO REPORT==== 2012-03-14 17:48:54 === I(<0.467.0>:ejabberd_listener:281) : (#Port<0.4384>) Accepted connection {{10,254,239,2},51986} -> ...
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Apache mod_proxy not closing back-end sockets fast enough

I'm using Apache + mod_proxy for providing a chat application with Ejabberd. It's using Bosh (XMPP over HTTP). The issue is when a user closes its browser, Apache keeps the connection open with the ...
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Fail to set up an ejabberd server working with Adium

I am a beginner for server hosting and I want to implement a multi-user chat room in my iphone/android app. I found xmpp is what I need to implement and for server, ejabberd may be a good choice ...
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configure rooms for MUC in ejabber

I want to configure rooms in ejabberd server 1) Create Two Rooms with a Room Name by configuring ejabberd's config file Room Names will be 1) visitors 2) native 2) Don't allow users to ...
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Allow users to create rooms, but prevent them to change the room configuration

How can I configure ejabberd so the users can create rooms, but can't change the default configuration? I have look into the ejabberd guide (2.1.13) without luck, also tried to google it. So maybe ...
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Ejabberd can't connect to users

I installed ejabberd on my remote server running centos 6.4 and open all ports required. For example I can access the web admin when i go to http://IP_ADDRES:5280/admin. With the following command I ...
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ejabberd ACL for specific chatrooms

Is it possible (if yes, how) to implement per-chatroom deny/allow styled ACL for users or groups in ejaberd?
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How do I go about finding the bottleneck in a slow web based chat application

I am working on a one-to-one chat application running in production. It uses StropheJS to connect to Ejabberd server over BOSH (using ejabberd's default connection manager). The main problem we are ...
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ejabberd LDAP auth and vcard access works, but search does not - why?

I've set up an ejabberd installation and configured the LDAP authentication and vcard data extraction against an ActiveDirectory global catalog server as described in the documentation. This part ...
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Can't start ejabberd after hostname change

When I try start ejabberd service it always crashes. Starting jabber server: ejabberd Crash dump was written to: /var/log/ejabberd/erl_crash.dump Kernel pid terminated (application_controller) ...
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Is the Ejabberd default DB suited for large cluster deployments? [closed]

Im setting up a cluster of Ejabberd nodes to to host 1M+ active connections. Is the internal Mnesia database on every cluster the best solution in terms of reliability and load balancing, or would ...
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Which is the best Jabber server regarding performance?

I'm currently using Openfire and got about 400 concurrent users every evening. My Problem is: 1gb of Memory and two Xeon cores with 1.8ghz each are not enough for it and I'm pretty sure more power ...