[jdev] [OT] XMPP icons

Sander Devrieze s.devrieze at pandora.be
Mon Jul 7 16:15:40 CDT 2008

2008/7/7 Peter Saint-Andre <stpeter at stpeter.im>:
> Sander Devrieze wrote:
>> 2008/7/7 Peter Saint-Andre <stpeter at stpeter.im>:
>>> Jabber is to XMPP as the Web is to HTTP.
>> Right
>>> Geeks talk about HTTP, but end users talk about web browsers and web
>>> sites.
>> Wrong. When end users read "http://www.example.org/", they will
>> *associate* this with the address of a website!
> No Sander, you are wrong. Have you *ever* heard a non-geek talk about an
> "HTTP client" or "HTTP server"?

Note the *emphasis* I did put on the word "associate": people don't
need to talk about their "XMPP client"; people *only* should
_associate_ "XMPP" with heaven ;o)

Mvg, Sander Devrieze.

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