[JDEV] Jabber and Blogging

Peter Saint-Andre stpeter at jabber.org
Mon May 5 12:52:11 CDT 2003

On Sat, May 03, 2003 at 11:57:10AM -0600, Matt Raible wrote:

> My name is Matt Raible and I am a contributor on the Roller Weblogger
> project (http://rollerweblogger.org).  I'm looking to add support for
> Jabber as a client.  Currently, we support the BloggerApi and
> MetaWeblogApi.  What I'd like to know is if there is a project already
> that converts Jabber's XML files to XML-RPC calls - or if I could simply
> use an XSL stylesheet to transform and resend to my blog.

There is support for XML-RPC in the protocol:


However, it's probably not in many clients yet (though it is in some

Do you have a weblog entry or other document that outlines what you
mean when you say you want to "support Jabber as a client"? That's not
fully clear to me. Jabber clients don't have XML files, they send
snippets of XML over a stream, but you could certainly write a server
component that could abstract that from the client.

Jabber/weblog integration will be sweet.


P.S. My blog is here: http://www.saint-andre.com/blog/ :)

Peter Saint-Andre
Jabber Software Foundation

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