[Members] Google Summer of Code 2014 - Should the XSF Apply?

Ralph Meijer ralphm at ik.nu
Fri Nov 29 16:28:01 UTC 2013


On 2013-11-29 17:24, Arc Riley wrote:
> I've talked to 3 Freenode staffers today, they all said the same thing -
> this is a very commonly requested feature, they know nothing about XMPP,
> but would love it so long as they have proper means of controlling
> access.  That is, it doesn't become a way for people to abuse the service.
> 
> Lets put this in context - Freenode has an experimental tor service
> which allows people to connect to it directly from within Tor without
> having to use an exit node.
> 
> I'm working with charybdis developers to discuss how they'd like to see
> this implemented and develop a GSoC plan.  I could likely get one of
> them to co-mentor it with an experienced XMPP developer.

Awesome. Thank you for pushing this. Pun intended.

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ralphm


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