[Operators] How can I tell if gtalk thinks it authoritative for my XMPP domain?

Pedro Melo melo at simplicidade.org
Wed Jan 28 11:08:46 CST 2009


On Jan 28, 2009, at 2:13 PM, Jesse Thompson wrote:

> Daniel Renfer wrote:
>> You could always just log into the Google Apps control panel page and
>> see if you have chat enabled.
>
> Remember that any user of a domain can enable Google Apps without  
> authorization from an administrator of the domain.  In order to  
> disable Chat from your domain that was created in this fashion, you  
> have to go through the domain authorization process and accept their  
> license agreement.  By doing this, you boost G-Apps' number of  
> authorized active domains, which further justifies their domain- 
> hijacking practices.

I believe that the last time this was discussed in this ML, Google  
added a check for SRV record before taking over the domain, but I  
could be wrong...

Best regards,


>
>
> Jesse
>
>
>> https://www.google.com/a/cpanel/{YOUR DOMAIN}/ChatSettings
>> or you could just grab a client, set the connection to connect to
>> talk.google.com and see if you can connect.
>> On Tue, Jan 27, 2009 at 4:07 AM, Dave Cridland <dave at cridland.net>  
>> wrote:
>>> On Tue Jan 27 05:53:57 2009, Rodney McDuff wrote:
>>>> Is there a xmpp stanza I can send off to one of the gtalk servers  
>>>> that
>>>> will reveal this?
>>> You can send an email to xmpp at google.com and ask them, I believe.
>>>
>>> Dave.
>>> --
>>> Dave Cridland - mailto:dave at cridland.net -  
>>> xmpp:dwd at dave.cridland.net
>>> - acap://acap.dave.cridland.net/byowner/user/dwd/bookmarks/
>>> - http://dave.cridland.net/
>>> Infotrope Polymer - ACAP, IMAP, ESMTP, and Lemonade
>>>
>
> -- 
>  Jesse Thompson
>  Division of Information Technology, University of Wisconsin-Madison
>  Email/IM: jesse.thompson at doit.wisc.edu

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