[JDEV] more p2p & jabber File Sharing
dedalo at ferengi.com.ar
Wed Feb 13 10:37:29 CST 2002
I would like to add webdav as a possible protocol for this... AFAIK
jabber.com commercial server does file sharing this way...
De: Thomas Muldowney [mailto:temas at box5.net]
Enviado el: Miércoles, 13 de Febrero de 2002 01:26 p.m.
Para: jdev at jabber.org
Asunto: Re: [JDEV] more p2p & jabber File Sharing
I thought this was closer to regular HTTP. I guess my large question would
be why not current protocols? FTP, HTTP, Gnutella, any of those? Maybe some
explanation of why a new protocol would help me better read through this and
understand the logic.
On Wed, Feb 13, 2002 at 10:57:27AM -0500, Dave wrote:
> The protocol looks substantially more complicated than the GnutellaNet
> protocol, yet I don't see any major advantages to it over simply
> integrating a GnutellaNet client into the Jabber client (since
> GnutellaNet client libs are widely available for almost every platform
> by now). What's more, storing indexes to the files on the Jabber
> server would subject the administrator of any server to possible
> Napster-style litigation. If you'd really like to get the Jabber
> server involved, maybe a Jabber<->GnutellaNet transport is best. . .
> ...just my two pennies :-)
> - Dave
> BTW - The GnutellaNet isn't the only p2p file-sharing network out
> there. You can integrate a client for any other p2p file-sharing
> network instead (including Genny, Gnutella's "official" replacement),
> if you prefer.
> aliban at gmx.net wrote:
> > hello,
> > as i already mentioned i will write a jabber File Sharing component.
> > it will store filenames in a mysql database and a user can search
> > for this. He will get a jid as result. Then he can request the file
> > from the JID. On my page you can find a preview about the
> > jabberFS:iq that will be used by the jabber File Sharing system.
> > http://skabber.rudbek.com/jabberfs/
> > jabberFS:iq:search v.1.0
> > http://skabber.rudbek.com/jabberfs/jabberfs-iq-search.txt
> > jabberFS:iq:filetransfer v.1.0.1
> > http://skabber.rudbek.com/jabberfs/jabberfs-iq-filetransfer.txt
> > p.s. Julian: i switched jabber:iq:oob to jabberFS:iq:filetransfer
> > any comments are welcome.
> > Edrin
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