[JDEV] Public Serverlist page ( Was: Re: Jabber to Jabber gateway and other questions )

Jesper Krogh jesper at krogh.cc
Tue Oct 28 02:48:48 CST 2003

Peter Millard sagde:
> Jesper Krogh wrote:
>> Yes, and the top XX list should be published in a way so the
>> Jabber-client coders can retrieve it, so first-time-registration can
>> give a good default server if the user doesn't enter a particular
>> server.
> This list is already available (and has been for quite some time) via
> HTTP.. As
> stated on the web page:
>  Client authors can use the XML file located at
> http://www.jabber.org/servers.xml.
> So just do an HTTP GET to that URL, and you'll get the server list (in XML
> format).

I currently have a perl-script testing this liste every 10 minutes.. I had
stpeter at jabber.org to remove 17 "totally dead" servers yesterday.

So the liste should be quite better now..

I'll keep on testing.

Jesper Krogh

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