[jdev] Integrating XMPP with enterprise applications
raff at aromatic.org
Wed Sep 14 19:13:59 CDT 2005
Thanks to everybody that answered the question.
I started looking at the component protocol but there are a couple of
things I don't understand.
It is clear to me that if I send messages from a client to the component
JID the component will get the message. But I didn't see anywhere in the
component protocol how to make the component process all the messages the
server get (that would be the way for me to forward some of those requests
to my application server).
I think jabberd has a configuration option to make the component get some
of the messages (a <bcc> tag) and I saw that with Jive a could write a
plugin that can accomplish a similar effect. But is there a "standard" way
to configure a component to do do what I need ?
On Wed, 14 Sep 2005, Norman Rasmussen wrote:
> On 14/09/05, Raffaele Sena <raff at aromatic.org> wrote:
> > What I would really like to do is have a single connection between the
> > application server and the XMPP server and some state information in the
> > application server for the connected clients. I thought that I could use the
> > server-to-server protocol to talk between the application server and the
> > XMPP server but there is no standard "server" library available (JSO seems
> > to support have some support for s2s but there are no examples of how to use
> > it).
> Why don't you make the application server connect to the xmpp server
> as a jabber component? It's pretty much give the same functionality
> as s2s without all the dialback requirements. That way you get a
> lightweight single connection that can have several users behind it.
> (and you get several good examples of how to go about coding it)
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