[JDEV] Group Chat

Scott Robinson quad at jabber.org
Thu Oct 14 00:05:06 CDT 1999


Augh! Jer! I don't know about OTHER networks, but I've worked out a system
for ICQ and AIM users to group-chat (and even single-user chat) with each
other.

More later.

Scott.

* Josh Mitts translated into ASCII [Wed, Oct 13, 1999 at 09:50:57PM -0400][<199910140151.VAA10709 at smtp2.quixnet.net>]
> Dang, if we could ever somehow get it to where we were backward compatible
> with not only IMs but Group Chat as well cross-system....Jabber would become
> probobly the most popular system out there.
> 
> Heck, I have 50 people just on AIM that I talk to....plus another 30 on
> ICQ....I hope one day we get this worked out, because that would definitely
> sell it for me.
> 
> Also, one more thing - are standard AOL users able to communicate with us as
> well via the AIM transport?
> 
> Josh
> 
> ----------
> >From: Jeremie <jeremie at jabber.org>
> >To: jdev at jabber.org
> >Subject: Re: [JDEV] Group Chat
> >Date: Wed, Oct 13, 1999, 5:15 PM
> >
> 
> >> OK, but have we worked anything out with AOL or ICQ regarding putting in
> >> Jabber group chat support into their clients? Or how has this been planned?
> >
> > Uhh... nope :)
> >
> > AIM/ICQ clients will only be able to group chat with AIM/ICQ users...
> > there's no way around that.
> >
> > If, say, the ICQ transport supports bridging ICQ group chats into Jabber,
> > you as an individual Jabber user would be able to participate in that ICQ
> > group chat, but you could not invite in other Jabber/AIM/etc users, they
> > would have to use ICQ as well.
> >
> > Jer
> >
> >
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