[jdev] Facebook XMPP

Sander Devrieze s.devrieze at pandora.be
Fri May 16 04:52:01 CDT 2008

2008/5/16 Norman Rasmussen <norman at rasmussen.co.za>:
> On Fri, May 16, 2008 at 12:33 AM, Sander Devrieze <s.devrieze at pandora.be>
> wrote:
>> First contact several potential walled garden owners and get
>> them to support the open letter by switching to XMPP.
> Here's a thought that might cause some discussion:  Even if the
> 'walled-gardens' _only_ implement s2s, that's a step in the right
> direction.  That way they keep their users locked to their own client but
> they can advertise that you can talk to remote xmpp networks too.  Strangely
> enough everyone concentrates on the c2s part, and then expects s2s
> afterwards, but this is against the wall-garden's wishes.  If they only
> implement s2s, then they keep control over their client, and 'gain' a bigger
> connected client base.

For new walled gardens it's probably better to first focus on c2s as
that will give them an immediate advantage, for owners of the big
networks that see their usage numbers decreasing s2s may be better?

Mvg, Sander Devrieze.

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