[jdev] Re: Question about Proxy65 support Voice Chat

Heiner Wolf wolf at bluehands.de
Thu Apr 21 04:25:27 CDT 2005


BTW: we are working on a Voice solution for LLuna also based on RTP/UDP. There will be a TCP backup in case UDP is blocked. 

Dr. Klaus H. Wolf
bluehands GmbH & Co.mmunication KG
+49 (0721) 16108 75
Jabber enabled Virtual Presence on the Web: http://www.lluna.de/
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>-----Original Message-----
>From: jdev-bounces at jabber.org [mailto:jdev-bounces at jabber.org]On Behalf
>Of Ulrich Staudinger
>Sent: Thursday, April 21, 2005 11:11 AM
>To: Jabber software development list
>Subject: Re: [jdev] Re: Question about Proxy65 support Voice Chat
>Richard Dobson schrieb:
>>> Voice and audio is not like that. You will need to transfer 
>it reliably.
>>> TCP is what SIP/SDP has selected (there's another protocol 
>at that layer
>>> too that's been drafted for use). Their model of getting 
>around NATs and
>>> firewalls is also a lot like proxy65 in that a third party 
>server is 
>>> used.
>> Are you sure? I thought they used RTP, and I was under the 
>> RTP uses UDP not TCP, as TCP is not appropriate for real time data 
>> (audio) due to various reasons that are outlined in the information 
>> about RTP.
>> Richard
>Richard's right. UDP is used for transmission of RTP data. The frame 
>size for audio and video packets is about 20-100ms, so 
>dropouts are not 
>a serious threat to communication security.
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