[Juser] emoticons

Sonny Piers sonny.piers at gmail.com
Wed Oct 6 16:40:24 CST 2010


This might not be a solution that would fit in your case, I don't know 
but you could use your own XMPP server and increase the size limit for 

On 10/06/2010 09:06 PM, Leopold Schwarz wrote:
> Hello,
> my friends and I are going to move from MSN to Jabber. But we are
> having problems with emoticons (e.g.
> http://msn-fun.de/images/smiley/Sports/ball1.gif). Those images are
> around 20kb big. We are using pidgin. Sending smileys over msn
> messenger protocol works fine. But over jabber it says that the
> message is too long (hard limit of pidgin: 8kb -
> http://developer.pidgin.im/viewmtn/revision/info/884bb785d674029cb52e46cb82a86241df13bf46).
> According to BoB XEP this is the recommended maximum size of a
> message. I don't know XMPP very well.
> Can you suggest a way of using emoticons over XMPP?
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