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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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: com.mysql.jdbc....
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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 jabber....
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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, {{ejabberd_app,start,[...
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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 https://github.com/...
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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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Anyone using Archipel in production for managing virtual machines?

I am getting ready to deploy a new server for my company. We intend to use virtualization mainly for security but also to help with versioning and other issues. We have decided to use openvz. Now I ...
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capture nimbuzz traffic

I need to capture all the traffic, specially during login, between nimbuzz pc client and nimbuzz server. The reason is that i need to debug outgoing packets at login that mark the user visibility ...
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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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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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Options for real-time web notifications and updates using Comet/XMPP vs WebSocket technologies on a Microsoft stack?

I am scoping out the architectural options for a project that will render live updates (like Facebook) of user activities - logins, photos, etc. Two main UI components of this are an auto-updating ...
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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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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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Alternate port for c2s on jabberd2

I'm trying to add a second port for c2s connections to my existing jabberd2. Unfortunately, it wasn't as simple as adding another <port> element to c2s.xml. Can one instance of c2s listen on ...
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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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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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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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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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Openfire : unable to conversate with people from other servers

I'm a bit stuck ; I recently upgraded Openfire on my server and am now using the version 3.7.0 Even though I had no problem before and had not had to change any option, I'm now unable, when connected ...
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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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Unable to setup jabber on my VPS at prgmr.com

I'm unable to setup jabber with an apt-get install jabber. I get an error saying that jabber has unmet dependencies, jabberd14. I tried installing jabberd14 and it gives me a list of errors saying ...
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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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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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Simple jabber server

advise simple Jabber server. I need only the function of conferences. Internal users do not need.
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Why does iChat Server keep connecting to proxy.eu.jabber.org?

I have OS X Server 10.6.5 running on a new Mac Mini (server model), serving several functions among which is iChat Server (iChat and Pidgin on Windows as clients). In the iChat log in Server Admin, I ...
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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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How to configure server such that all XMPP traffic goes to Google Chat? (Google Apps vs Gmail)

I have an XMPP (Jabber) application which talks to jabber servers. It works great with accounts on gmail.com, but does not work at all with accounts on Google Apps hosted web sites. Google says this ...