[jdev] Mil XMPP to replace SOAP?
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Thu Apr 14 09:25:34 CDT 2005
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: Fabio Forno [mailto:fabio.forno at polito.it]
> Sent: 14 April 2005 15:03
> To: Jabber software development list
> Subject: Re: [jdev] Mil XMPP to replace SOAP?
> Jones Alasdair wrote:
> > If I use XMPP I will be ditching SOAP. The data is all XML,
> so it could be
> > put straight into the XMPP message.
> Which is equivalent to document-style SOAP messages when you
> do not need
> all the extra features of SOAP headers (addressing, logging, security
> etc) ;)
> > I mentioned speed, because I have had experience using the
> Jabberd sever and
> > my clients (using MUSE API) with a large number of (small)
> messages and it
> > seemed to queue them up and send them in batches. In some
> cases, messages
> > took about a minute to arrive which is not good enough.
> Was the sender a client or compoment? Jabberd does traffic
> shaping for
> clients and the feature is configurable
Senders were clients. So your saying that this is totally avoidable with a
few config changes?
> > Any comments about security. What is the support for this
> in XMPP? It would
> > be preferable to have multiple security layers to allow
> clients to specify
> > which other clients have access to their data.
> The logic of pubsub subscriptions, where node visibility is
> will work, then if you want to protect messages from sniffing you can
> use TLS connections or pgp on each message, servers support them
> Fabio Forno, Ph.D.
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