[JDEV] Buddy Lists as a communications hub

Steven Wagner steven at impulse.net
Tue Oct 5 20:46:25 CDT 1999

    If you are at intel, and you are obviously interested in this kind of
technology ... what does intel think about jabber?  Are they planning on making any
kind of contributions to the project?  You might want to mention to those guys that
contributing to freedom software is just about the best way to obtain good PR now


Thomas Charron wrote:

> Quoting "Edwards, Jim" <jim.edwards at intel.com>:
> > I'd like to suggest that in the future, presence may
> > be an enabling technology for much richer communication experiences -
> > communications that go way beyond simple instant messaging.  For one
> > possible approach see http://developer.intel.com/ial/ilc/.  Note:
> > this is not a pitch for the technology found at the URL, just perhaps
> > a direction for future work beyond basic presence and instant
> > messaging.
>   Jim..  The technology Intel is using in ILC is fairly basic.  I could, right
> now, right a simply C based API that could be used in conjunction with a Jabber
> server to relay exactly the same type of information that the Launch and
> Connect system is using.  If they are using something groundbreaking, I simply
> don't see it..  It's simply a client API that can be used to communicate with a
> server and other clients.  Instant messaging is just that.  ANY data can be a
> message, be it human readble or not.  Heck, as part of JNX, we have a system
> that can detect logged 'security' concerns over an entire server farm, and log
> them in one primary location.  It's simply not that hard to do.  Simply put, as
> far as I can see, ILC is simply a hardcoded client that uses a buddy list on a
> server, and exchanges data with it..
>   I'm also curiouse.  You happen to share that same 9 character domain,
> Intel.com.  Are you involved with this project in any way?
> ---
> Thomas Charron
> << Wanted: One decent sig >>
> << Preferably litle used  >>
> << and stored in garage.  ?>>
> _______________________________________________
> jdev mailing list
> jdev at jabber.org
> http://mailman.jabber.org/listinfo/jdev

More information about the JDev mailing list