[jdev] SOAP over XMPP, does my server need anything special?

Peter Saint-Andre stpeter at stpeter.im
Tue Aug 21 22:51:36 CDT 2007

Devraj Mukherjee wrote:
> Hi everyone,
> I am a new to Jabber development, and am trying to carry SOAP messages
> over XMPP. I noticed the SOAP extension to XMPP on the XMPP web site.
> My questions is do Jabber servers require additional
> plugins/implementations to carry SOAP messages across or can any
> standard Jabber server be able to carry the message?

In general, a Jabber server is payload-agnostic (it's too much work to
inspect the full contents of every XML stanza). So you can send any XML
you want and it will be delivered by the server to the recipient.


Peter Saint-Andre

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