[jdev] New developer
sean at ssttr.com
Wed Jun 2 10:11:41 CDT 2004
As far as connecting a component to the server, have you seen this:
http://www.jabber.org/jeps/jep-0114.html ? It describes the protocol
fairly well, all you need to know beyond that is how to configure
jabberd to accept the connection and specify the shared-secret (a good
If you need an example of this at work feel free to pick apart an
example I wrote a while back available at http://jabberwookie.com/ just
grab the source and take a look at
On Jun 2, 2004, at 3:49 AM, christian.stange wrote:
> I'm about to implement jabber for a new commercial service, and due to
> a couple of reasons, I will have to base it on the jabberd server. And
> due to the same reasons, I'm stuck with ver. 1.4 for the time being.
> This means that I will have to make all my own extensions. The first
> and most important service , is virus check on all transmitted files.
> This is going to be integrated with an email based service, so I will
> have to convert the message to email, send it through virus check and
> then convert it back to a jabber message. While this isn't the best
> solution, I 'm comfortable with it , as it gives me som other
> My problem is that the only jabber-smtp gateway is programmed in Perl,
> a language I don't know and can't use on my server. I will have to use
> Java (or C .. or Cobol :-) And this brings me to my big issue: where
> do I find a design document that describe how I make an external
> component and how I plug it into jabber?
> The next service demands that I can filter ALL messages that goes
> through my server. Any pointers to how ?
> A third service is based on a gateway server, but here I can build an
> protocol handler on the gateway and have it talk jabber protocol over
> I know this seems like basic knowledge, but I've tried to find the
> relevant info, and after over one week of reading protocols, code and
> documentations, I realize that I need help in finding my answers.
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