[JDEV] Jabber to Jabber gateway and other questions
jabber.org at ralphm.ik.nu
Fri Oct 24 06:10:56 CDT 2003
On Thu, Oct 23, 2003 at 05:52:05PM -0700, Justin Karneges wrote:
> On Thursday 23 October 2003 12:58 pm, Lucas Nussbaum wrote:
> > are created, more and more users register on those servers, but users
> > often change their minds and their servers at the same occasion.
> Part of this can be blamed on the fact that the JSF server list totally sucks.
> It only tells you about the components each server has, and nothing about
> userbase, availability, throughput, etc, of said server. Nor does it give
> any details about who is running the server or even a way to reach the admin,
> so you don't know if it is a "fly-by-night" server that is going to be gone
> the next day.
> When people are first introduced to Jabber, I think they either pick
> jabber.org or a server with the coolest sounding name, and then they are
> disappointed with the selected server's reliability, speed, etc and end up
> switching servers soon after. The JSF website needs to stop giving bad
> recommendations so these problems never happen in the first place. In my
> opinion, we need much stronger requirements for getting listed on the "Public
> Servers" page.
Good idea. I'm sure that if someone would give a list with this information
to the jabber.org webmaster, it could certainly be added.
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