[Members] Google and XMPP federation

Ralph Meijer ralphm at ik.nu
Sun May 26 17:12:09 UTC 2013


Dave Cridland <dave at cridland.net> wrote:

>Sorry for the top posting, on the phone, but I do think we should be
>putting together a detailed rebuttal on technical grounds.
>
>If Google wishes to create a walled garden for business reasons,
>they're
>free to do that, despite my strong feelings that this is not the best
>solution for their users. Their shareholders are their primary concern,
>I
>do appreciate this.
>
>I do however see no possible excuse for their constant misinformation
>about
>XMPP, and their attempts to justify a business decision on false
>technical
>grounds, at our expense as an organisation and individually, must be
>challenged.

This!

>I'm happy to devote some time to this rebuttal.

As am I. Also, feel free to use any of the text I wrote about this since last week.


-- 
ralphm


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