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Configuring mod_chat_log for ejabber 14.07 in yaml

I have a trouble in configuring mod_log_chat for ejabber 14.07 on FreeBSD 10. I've compiled mod_log_chat.erl to mod_log_chat.beam add to ejabberd.yml mod_log_chat: path: "/var/log/ejabberd/chat" ...
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Ejabberd: restrict registration to specific vhost?

I'd like to configure ejabberd so that registration is only possible on the specified vhost. How to enable registration only on xmpp.example.com and restrict access to example.com to admins who ...
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ejabberd 14.07 append_host_config different welcome messages per vhost

Does anyone know how to configure ejabberd 14.07 to send different welcome messages on user registration per virtual host ? I've tried the code below (and some variations that i could think of) but ...
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Ejabberd limit User Registration privilege

Hi does anyone have an idea on configuring eJabberd server to allow User Registration for admin accounts only? This is done through inband registration XEP-0077. Using Smack API as XMPP interface for ...
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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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ejabberd and LDAP authentication using StartTLS

I am trying to setup ejabberd that authenticates users against an LDAP server. The LDAP server requires all clients to connect via StartTLS (olcSecurity: tls=1). ejabberd's LDAP module does not ...
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Ejabberd disconnects with timeout if connecting from outside

No config changed, but suddenly I noticed that if I connect to my jabber server from outside (external IP, port-forwarded to jabber server via iptables DNAT) it will disconnect soon with timeout ...
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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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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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Ejabberd Clustering on EC2

I am trying to implement ejabberd clustering on Amazon EC2 instances, I have installed ejabberd and it is working fine on both instances, I can connect and send message, my first server is a master ...
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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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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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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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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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ejabberd + ldap_filter (uidNumber greater than) is not working

I have configuration ejabberd + ldap users which works fine, unless I try to filter only users with uid greater than 1000. =INFO REPORT==== 2014-02-26 09:52:22 === D(<0.268.0>:eldap:697) : ...
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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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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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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?
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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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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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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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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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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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ejabberd stringprep error

I install ejabberd from source, it always gives error when I start : =INFO REPORT==== 2013-01-05 09:35:58 === application: ejabberd exited: {bad_return, ...
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How to hide ldap password in ejabberd

I have recently started using ejabberd and I am setting up the ldap module. There is a line {ldap_password, "secret"}. Where it is asking for my ldap password in plain text is there a way of hiding ...
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ejabberd on vm not connect to another xmmp server (iptables dnat dport 5269)

i migrate a ejabberd server to a vm with only private ip. is work fine but not connect to anothers xmmp servers. log: s2s connection: xxxx -> gmail.com (remote server not found) telnet test: telnet ...
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Configuring Ejabberd on ubuntu ami of amazon ec2

I have installed Ejabberd server on ubuntu 12.04 AMI on Amazon EC2. I have successfully installed the server, added the admin user and host in the config file and opened up reqd ports (5222, 5223, ...
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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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EC2 hostname ubuntu and ejabberd

I have questions related to the host name in Ubuntu EC2 instances. I have a IPS elastics for hosts that want to be seen from the internet and I have pointed out in the DNS entries with the computer ...
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Amazon EC2 with XMPP infrastructure

A newbie question on Amazon. I want to install within Amazon EC2 multiple servers based XMPP ejabberd, probably within a cluster and if possible with a load balancer. The first question that arises ...
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Unable to get ejabberd prebind to work

I'm trying to get the prebind of BOSH sessions to work. I want to be able to authenticate a user in my CMS and then log him in when he accesses the chat, for this I found ...
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Enable user registration - eJabberd

I am a complete n00b to configuring Jabber/XMPP servers and I am hoping to get some help getting set up. I have done all of this and installed pidgin. I seem to be able set up my "admin-user" in ...
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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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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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Does ejabberd support audio/video calls?

My server is running Ubuntu and I have installed ejabberd as one of the famous xmpp servers in order to organize chatting system. Ejabbered is working fine with text messages, but I would like to know ...
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set proxy in apache for XMPP chat

I want to setup a proxy settings in Apache to use Facebook XMPP Chat So far I have setup ejabber server and I am able to access xmpp service using http://mydomain.com:5280/xmpp-http-bind I am able ...
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ejabberd changing ports?

I changed the ports in the listen section (just added a 1 in front of them) in the /etc/ejabberd/ejabberd.cfg, but after a /etc/init.d/ejabberd restart The server still listens on the original ...
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Ejabberd and MUC

Can't access to my conference on my server from internal jids but connection works for jids from conference domain: test@domain.com to conference.domain.com —> works test@internalxmppserver.com to ...
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ejabberd, XMPP showing a number after the username

I have set up ejabberd now the problem is.. (look at the screenshot). Users complaining about it it confuse them. How can we hide the number?
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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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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 ...
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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 benchmarks and performance

I'm considering to use XMPP for messaging platform (not a chat, I'd rather use it as a transport protocol) for communicating one to one, one to many between custom clients and I think I will ...
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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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Load balance xmpp traffic to multiple nodes in the backend

I have user facing endpoints like xmpp.host.com. However internally i would like to distribute load between xmpp1.host.com, xmpp2.host.com, ... What is the best possible way for doing this without ...
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I can't register a user on ejabberd with postgresql

Whenever I try adding a new user like: ejabberdctl register admin localhost default It gives me the following error: Problem 'error undef' occurred executing the command. Stacktrace: ...
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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 ...