[jdev] Authorization failuire of server Jabber.org

Michal vorner Vaner michal.vaner at kdemail.net
Sun Sep 24 10:44:52 CDT 2006

On Sun, Sep 24, 2006 at 06:25:23PM +0300, Roman at Alax.Info wrote:
> Hi,
> Could anybody please shed some light on the weird problem with
> jabber.org server (not others!)
> I telnet to jabber.org 5222 and send the following text:
> <?xml version="1.0"?>
> <stream:stream xmlns:stream="http://etherx.jabber.org/streams"
> xmlns="jabber:client" to="jabber.org">
> <iq type="set" to="jabber.org" id="auth_2">
> <query xmlns="jabber:iq:auth">
> <username>AAA</username>
> <password>BBB</password>
> <resource>Test</resource>
> </query></iq>
> AAA and BBB are 100% valid values (I can use the to login using Psi IM)
> I receive in response:
> <?xml version='1.0'?><stream:stream xmlns='jabber:client'
> xmlns:stream='http://etherx.jabber.org/streams' id='293036105
> ' from='jabber.org' xml:lang='en'>
> <iq type='error' from='jabber.org' id='auth_2'>
> <query xmlns='jabber:iq:auth'>
> <username>AAA</username>
> <password>BBB</password>
> <resource>Test</resource>
> </query>
> <error code='401' type='auth'><not-authorized
> xmlns='urn:ietf:params:xml:ns:xmpp-stanzas'/></error>
> </iq>
> That is the error is "unauthorized". The same plain text authorization
> works on other servers. The same error code I receive trying to
> authorize on jabber.org using digest authorization and via TLS
> connection to port 5223.
> Many thanks in advance and please accept my apologies if posted into
> wrong list.
I'm not sure if it can be caused by that, but, you did not <iq
type='get'><query xmlns='jabber:iq:auth'/></iq> to ask what fields
are needed for the authorization. Maybe you have to do that first.

Not talking about the fact that this way is deprecated and you should
use SASL.

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