[jdev] Jabber File System !!!!
julian at jabber.org
Thu Sep 15 23:21:48 CDT 2005
This is hilarious and intriguing. Thank you. :)
On 15 Sep 2005, at 23:36, Samuel Goto wrote:
> I am very proud to announce the Jabber File System !!!!
> It is as simple as that : mounting your roster on a file system
> !!!! Check it out in
> You can now mount you roster in a file system, like
> mount -t jabberfs /mnt/jabberfs
> View you contact list with
> ls /mnt/jabberfs
> Send messages, receive messages, transfer files, etc !!!
> Well, it is just wonderfull !!! Take a look at the URL to
> understant better what I am talking about !! It is a real file system
> Don't ask me how usefull this is, because I didn't make it to be
> usefull, but cool !!! hehe !!! Well, perhaps, it could offer clients a
> manner to acess a jabber network WITHOUT the need of libraries written
> in the same language, or they don't need libraries at all !!! Just a
> simple IO lib for opening unix/linux files, and you are done !!!
> Imagine clients being written as
> fd = fopen("/mnt/jabberfs/samuelgoto.jabber.org/messages","r");
> And remember : they don't have to be written in C !!! hehe !!!
> Well, I will wait now your answers and comments, please, give me
> any feedback ,
> cya, mel
> PS Peter, SOC was a great thing in my life as you probably
> noticed !! ehheh !!!
> f u cn rd ths u cn b a gd prgmr !
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