[Members] XMPP at xmpp.org

Justin Karneges justin at affinix.com
Fri Oct 9 15:33:05 CDT 2009


On Friday 09 October 2009 12:55:44 Fabio Forno wrote:
> Yep, I understand the value as badge of XSF membership, but besides
> not being practical (not having forwarding and what happens to
> subscriptions when it is ended?)  it doesn't help in seeing XMPP as a
> federated identity system. Instead of giving a new address for special
> privileges I think it is more XMPPish to grant them to external JIDs

Interesting point.  I already feel that the existence of jabber.org addresses 
is confusing ("jabber" is a protocol and a service?), and so I should 
probably feel the same way about xmpp.org addresses.  Though, at least the 
latter would not be given out freely.

(/me still wants to rename jabber.org)

-Justin


More information about the Members mailing list