[jdev] Re: XMPP Ping method?
ben at galactic-tales.de
Sun Nov 5 13:45:10 CST 2006
Tobias Markmann wrote:
> I didn't know SCTP since you've mentioned it and have some questions:
Google knows the answer to everything. But to give some quick answers
> 1. Is SCTP TCP compatible? When a server provides SCTP protocol on
> port 5222 for example normal TCP clients can still connect?
No, it isn't. SCTP _can_ be set up on top of UDP, but it is not
"compatible" with TCP. And the "port" that you talk about is a TCP port.
Read: Not SCTP related anyway.
> 2. Could both protocols run on one port?
See above. TCP (or UDP) ports are unrelated. They are a simple way to
name TCP and UDP endpoints. Irrelevant.
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