Openfire is a XMPP (Jabber) server written in Java. It has facility for developers to create plugins that can extend the server's functionality.

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Openfire Installation Issue - Can't Login to admin panel

I am trying to get Openfire to install on an Ubuntu virtual machine, however upon completing the web based installer, I am unable to login to the admin panel. So far I: downloaded Debian installer ...
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OpenFire: Hide all users in the same group from each other?

We would like to restrict access to users within a group (Staff) so that they can only see/chat with users from another group (Support) and not each other. We would also like to ensure that users from ...
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Amazon EC2- many micro-instances vs single small/medium instance

I have a chat application using stack of Openfire, Tomcat6 and MySQL. Currently, i have installed all these servers on single Linux micro-instance(613 MB memory). Even in low user base 10-20 i am ...
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How to migrate openfire from embedded to external

The embedded database openfire uses is Hsqldb, written in Java. Openfire has a sort of migration-guide, but it is not exactly complete. First of all the program mentioned there, hsqldb-transfer, is: ...
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XMPP Server on EC2 Amazon Web Service (AWS)

My company uses OpenFire for server-side and smack for client-side in its XMPP Android application. AWS seems like a good and scalable service for what we need. We use it for testing our app, but I'...
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Openfire Active Directory Trusted Domains

I'm in the process of setting up an Openfire XMPP server for intra-company communication. I have it authenticating against our local DC fine. Our company has two different offices (one in the US, ...
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Pidgin, OpenLDAP, Users changing own passwords

My issue I think boils down to OpenLDAP. I want my users to be able to change their passwords using the Pidgin chat client. At the moment, I have to set their passwords, and it's a pain. OpenLDAP ...
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How to reset openfire data?

In a long-running openfire server. Is there a way to clear the data currently exists and reset configurations to defaults?
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OpenFire wont accept admin logins

We've been using OpenFire for a while to run a Jabber server for our company. The other day we went to make an account for a new employee and found ourselves mysteriously locked out of the admin ...
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Can Jabber tell my client how long a user has been logged in for?

When we used AIM at work, my client reported the time a user had logged on, how long he'd been logged on, and how long he'd been idle. After switching to an Openfire server, my client (Adium) no ...
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How do I use Openfire with OpenLDAP and ldap.clientSideSorting?

The system log on my Openfire + OpenLDAP installation is getting flooded with this message: slap_global_control: unrecognized control: 1.2.840.113556.1.4.473 This means that Openfire wants OpenLDAP ...
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501 Error during Libjingle PCP on Amazon EC2 running Openfire

I am trying to implement Google's Libjingle (version: 0.6.14) PCP example and I am getting a 501: feature not implemented error during execution. Specifically, the error occurs after each "account" ...
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Deleted users in Openfire are not reflected in clients

we do use Openfire as our jabber/xmpp-server. The users are added, an put into groups, which works fine, as the clients get a list of all users and appropiate users. But when deleting a user, this ...
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xmpp server in Azure

I have a need to host an XMPP server in the cloud, essentially for chat, but other possibilities in the future. I have just a couple of questions: 1) I need to install the XMPP server via a command ...
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How can I get Openfire 3.7.1 to 'remember' its configuration?

I have (well, had up until this morning) an Openfire intranet XMPP server that had been running merrily along for 370 days without being touched, and a total of about 3 years of running. Users ...
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Integrate Openfire with MS SqlServer

I originally posted this on stackoverflow. Not sure if this belongs on Serverfault. I am reasonably familiar with the guidelines of serverfault vs stackoverflow however, while it is a server ...
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Openfire admin password reset

I have a openfire server that was installed through RPM on one of my Linux server. Server is very old and going away soon, so I'm moving openfire to a new server. I installed same version of openfire ...
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Openfire Client for Windows Mobile

Where can I find an Openfire client that works on Windows Mobile?
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Living within my numproc barrier

So I pay around $50/month for a 2GB VPS which has 200 numproc limit. I have no idea if that is good or bad... and I'm not amazingly technical. I have always had a stable VPS running a couple of VOIP ...
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openfire user statuses always offline

Is there anything in particular I need to configure to get the users statuses working? All the users seem to be offline no matter what. Chat seems to work fine, but obv it's not ideal not knowing ...
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Using SSL with Openfire

I'm having a rough time getting SSL configured properly on an Openfire install. Quite honestly, I just don't know what to do. It seems convoluted on the steps necessary to get a cert imported. Has ...
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Cannot view the admin panel for open fire after installing? [closed]

I am trying to install openfire on my local machine. I am following this guide from Digital Ocean I could follow till it says... sudo dpkg --install openfire.deb ... at which point it installed ...
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Unable to install Alpha SSL certificate for Openfire

I have been issued an SSL certificate for www.mydomain.com, I have been able to successfully implement the certificate for the site and the site is working is https. However, I have not been able to ...
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Openfire: Granular alerts

Our organization has had an Openfire server up and running for about a year now. So far we have used it for messaging in the I.T. Dept and Alerts to all users. We hit a snag this week when one system ...
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Should I consolidate multiple identical VMs into BSD jails?

We run a number of Openfire XMPP/Jabber servers. Due to the way Openfire works, we cannot easily run multiple Openfire instances on one server, so I have 5 identical VMware ESXi VMs, each with CentOS, ...
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Running OpenFire as a different user

I have a Ubuntu 10.4 system on which I'm running OpenFire but it currently runs as root. How can I make Openfire run as a different user? Thanks
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Install client side ssl cert on Openfire

I'm developing client-server app and trying to secure the connection. I'm using openfire as the server. I don't want any other jabber-clients to connect to it except mine. I want to make it by using ...
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What are the steps involved to manage a multiple chat server environment?

I am a SA newbie...... I have been tasked to write the steps involved or what is expected by an SA to manage a multiple chat server environment on OpenFire 3.6.4. Please lend me your input on how to ...
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Openfire Users/Groups and Sessions admin area malfunctioning: “Domain cannot be null”

I'm running Openfire 3.6.4 on a Debian Lenny (x86_64) system with about 40 concurrent users, which was installed via the .deb packet and ran fine for about a year. Then, some of my users complained ...
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How to setup openfire with haproxy

I am trying to set an Openfire cluster of 2 nodes by using the hazelcast plugin (Both using 3.9.3 version of openfire). one of them running on 192.168.1.2 and other on 192.168.1.22 and both uses the ...
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make sure openfire does not connect to other jabber servers

This is mostly a security question; i've installed OpenFire jabber service on my office network, but i want to make sure the server is not using federation or any other interactions without outside ...
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Openfire Java Memory

I have openfire installed on my debian server. I want to know that whether openfire java memory should be less than server memory? For e.g. i have a server with 256 MB RAM now can i have openfire ...
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install openfire on fedora10

I've installed openfire before on fedora9 with no problem, but now on a fedora10 machine,after I installed it,try to run "service openfire start", it simply can't run, I checked the log and it said:...
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OpenFire authentication against Samba Active Directory using StartTLS

I am trying to authenticate different services (specifically openfire for now) against Samba Active Directory over StartTLS (port 389). While setting openfire up, I checked this option (Use StartTLS),...
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Increase openfire memory to larger values

We use OpenFire for XMPP messages. We have some memory issues(OutOfMemoryError), and therefor we would like to increase memory. I know how to increase memory using VM options and we were able to ...
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Openfire Java Out of Memory Error - Any solutions?

I have huge problem with openfire crashing every now and then because of the lack of memory. In java log i have following error log. however problems are Openfire is 32 bit and i cant run it as 64 ...
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How do the clients register at openfire server?

I have installed openfire. How can the clients register themselves on the server ? Do I have to write separate code for that ? I mean, do I have to write some kind of action handler for that ?
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How to merge two different server in one server?

Actually this is not merging problem, this is quite tricky. Let me call the server(?) which I want to make "HOOLA" This "HOOLA" contains HTTP server (ex. Apache HTTP Server) and XMPP server (ex. ...
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Increase Openfire connection pool - maximum connections

I have Openfire 3.7.1 install on Linux (RHEL). How I could increase maximum connections? Current values: Maximum Connections: 25
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Accessing openfire on a remote server

I set up openfire on a remote server by building the source. It works locally on the server, as ssh-ing into it and wget 127.0.0.1:9090 both work. However, I am not able to access the admin console ...
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Deploy Spark IM to all Computer In Domain

I would like to deploy the Spark IM client to all of the servers in my Domain from me Small Business Server. What would be a good way to do this?
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Remotely accessing the openfire installed on fedora machine

HI , I have installed Openfire on fedora machine. i can start the openfire on this machine and it runs on the localhost. But i can not access openfire remotly as follows http://xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx:9090 ...
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Openfire's Broadcast plugin takes long to broadcast to all

I moved my Openfire including the whole DB, openfire.xml and the plugins directory to a new server. Everything seems to work properly. Unfortunately, the broadcast plugin takes like 10 minutes to ...
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CENTOS: Openfire is running but cannot connect to Administration Console

I was trying to get into the Openfire Administrator Console but I didn't know the password.(the guy that set it up left the company and didn't tell anyone what the password was) I got onto the CentOS ...
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Contact authorization in xmpp

I'm trying to setup a xmpp server. I'm using ubuntu server and have tried both openfire and prosody (the client for the test are on both computers jitsi). It work fine in both server softwares to ...
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OpenFire: Import my SSL certificates

I use Openfire 3.10.3. I have 3 certificates: ad-wildcard.key (PRIVATE) ad-wildcard-123123123.crt ad-wildcard-CA-gd_bundle-g2-g1.crt I've tried many ways and have read many forums and blogposts ...
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Stopping openfire service breaks start on Ubuntu EC Amazon machine

I have installed OpenFire on an Ubuntu Amazon EC machine. After installing, the openfire service seems to run fine, but on occasion (since this is a development machine), I need to stop or restart the ...
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Blocking Video Calls in Spark Openfire

Has anyone ever tried restricting video calls in Spark-Openfire? Video call becomes possible if a Spark account is setup in 3rd party chat clients like Mac Messages. Please advise. Thanks.
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Cannot connect to OpenFire server remotely

I have the following setup An Azure VM running windows that has OpenFire installed and configured. I have turned the firewall off on this VM. I have enabled the end points for the VM in the Azure ...
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Cannot connect to Openfire server on Azure

I have an OpenFire server running on an Azure VM but I cannot connect to it externally. I have opened the 5222/5223 endpoints on the VM portal and even turned the firewall off on the VM itself. If I ...