Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol (previously known as Jabber) is a layer 7 networking protocol for realtime text messaging. It is an open standard with a decentralised architecture, allowing anyone to run their own server. It is used as the underlying protocol by Google Talk.

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Openfire : unable to converse with some external servers

I'm running Openfire 3.9.3 with Debian Wheezy. When I use it, it works well with accounts registred on the server. I have a problem with accounts on others servers. I tried to create an account on ...
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Spacewalk client OSAD service SSL error

I have some problems with my freshly Spacewalk setup. I have registered my test client, and installed osad service to avoid executing rhn_check. But when I start osad service, I get the following ...
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In Openfire how to reset user's private data?

I am specifically looking to reset (or at least look at their bookmarks). I am testing a web client, and I can create and retrieve bookmarks, but it would be specially handy to be able to edit from ...
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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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Using self signed certificates with Tigase XMPP server

I am trying to use a self signed certificate, generated using http://docs.tigase.org/tigase-server/5.3.0/adminguide/#_server_certificates, to start the XMPP server. However, the server does not start ...
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Reroute outgoing port through other server

I want to run a xmpp-server on another IP than the A-record of the domain points to. +--------+ +--------+ +--------------+ | xmpp | -----> | web | -----> | internet | | ...
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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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OpenFire in-band registration (XEP-0077): <stream:features> does not contain register tag, even though in-band registration is enabled

I am running an openfire server on the Amazon Web Services EC2 cloud and have written a little strophe.js powered xmpp client to connect to the server and send messages back and forth. This works ...
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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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Loading pem certificate files in Tigase server

I'm trying to load a SSL certificate sign by thawte in a XMPP server running on Tigase 5.2. As described in this howto the certificate is in certs/ folder, but the server rename it with .bak extension ...
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Openfire password forgotten - database hidden

I have set up an openfire server two months ago and I have forgotten if I had used the built-in database or my MySQL server on localhost. I am using Windows Server 2012 on Amazon EC2 with XAMPP ...
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xmpp openfire connection manager not working

I have downloaded the connection manager here .In windows I have extracted it to program files in C drive and edit the conf/manager.xml to set domain and password. I also enabled connection manager in ...
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TCP connection socket timeout

I'm having an issue with my server, where XMPP server (MongooseIM) send times out. Scenario: MongooseIM runs on EC2, user connects first time, it connects perfectly. Then, i disable this connection, ...
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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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Transfer user data of a Tigase server

I'm trying to transfer a Tigase XMPP server from an Ubuntu VPS to a CentOS VPS. Unfortunately there isn't any official documentation available and I need to experiment in order to preserve all of the ...
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Should I specify the SRV record “_jabber._tcp”?

I’m running an XMPP server and have specified the SRV records _xmpp-client._tcp, and _xmpp-server._tcp. I often see that people also specify _jabber._tcp (for example, in Alnitak’s answer), but I ...
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Hostname mismatch while connecting to XMPP server?

I have the following problem: After I setup an intranet Jabber/XMPP server, I asked an SSL certificate for my server, so people can connect securely using a valid certificate. The DNS of example.com ...
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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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How to Change the iMessages Conference Hostname in Maverics (Mountion Lion) Server

I was running a iChat Server success on Snow Leopard Server. Connections were running for: ichat.myservername.com And the conference server was: conference.ichat.myservername.com I have new machine ...
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Cannot establish XMPP server-to-server connection to gmail

My jabber-server fails to connect to gmail.com giving the error: outgoing s2s stream myserver.com.ua->bot.talk.google.com closed: undefined-condition (myserver.com.ua is a Google Apps Domain with Talk ...
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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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Mac OSX users on ZyWall USG 50 Network cannot connect to XMPP clients

No XMPP service will work on our ZyXEL ZyWall USG 50. We primarily use HipChat for communication, so when I try to telnet the server and port, I get an error: > telnet chat-main.hipchat.com 5222 ...
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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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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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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 push Real Names to iChat/Messages.app?

I'm running OS X Mountain Lion Server with the Messages (iChat) service. Whenever a user logs in to iChat, Messages.app, or any other jabber client the real names are not being populated for the ...
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jabber connection to another servers doesn't work under firewall

When firewall turned on, jabber server do not connect to another jabber servers. When turn off - all good. The config is (deny by default, allow all outgoing connections): Source Protocol Remote ...
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Allowing third-party IM clients to connect to Google Talk on Cyberoam

This may seem like a simple question, but our office IT guy is stumped. We have Cyberoam to monitor and block unwanted internet usage for everyone at our workplace. However, we all like to use Google ...
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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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How do jabber servers find each other and how do they proof the authority for the domain they handle?

Recently google chatback has been turned off, and I was searching for an alternative that allows visitors of my website to isntantly message me, without the need of having a login at facebook or ...
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mysql client can't read query result?

So I have this machine running an XMPP server which connects to its MySQL database. When I start load-testing it, all goes fine up until after about 500s when I notice: Caused by: ...
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Forward/alias XMPP accounts on a domain to gmail.com

I have an OpenBSD server, and I would like to configure a corporate/personal domain name to be Jabber / XMPP enabled, and to automatically proxy (forward/alias) messages between some set of local ...
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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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Need help understanding why gtalk will not talk to my xmpp server if it serves root domain. Subdomains and other domains are ok.

For the purposes of this post, the root domain example.com. I have an XMPP Server (ejabberd) running on Debian 6. In Clients (Pidgin, Adium) when I try to add a gtalk xmpp account as a Contact, I ...
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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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Is it possible to load balance an XMPP server that is not using BOSH?

We currently have an XMPP server and am now starting to look at clustering. We will have 2 machines, each with an XMPP server. The interface is the standard XMPP connection (not BOSH). We have XMPP ...
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Amazon EC2 hostnames

I'm currently trying to setup a Tigase cluster on Amazon EC2 instances in a VPC and I'm having troubles getting it to work due to the hostnames of the instances not being "full DNS names". According ...
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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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Prosody mod auth external not working

I installed mod_auth_external for 0.8.2 on ubuntu 12.04 but it's not working. I have external_auth_command = "/home/yang/chat/testing" but it's not getting invoked. I enabled debug logging and see no ...
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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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on localhost forward proxy webrick,thin, unicorn to external host.com/http-bind

Im working on an rails project where I need a /http-bind proxy and unable to find anything about this, or find a resource to state this is possible. I need this forward in a development environment ...
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What does pidgin mean by “Host unknown”? [closed]

Pidgin is telling me my XMPP account was disconnected; the error message is "Host Unknown". What specifically does this indicate? Can it not find the server it's supposed to connect to (one in my ...
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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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SendXMPP on Ubuntu server 12.04 LTS

I'm trying to configure sendxmpp on my ubuntu server 12.04 LTS to use it to send notification from Munin/monitoring to Gtalk. Installed the app with the following: $ sudo apt-get install sendxmpp ...
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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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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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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 ...