[Operators] For Openfire admins

bear bear42 at gmail.com
Thu Apr 21 14:04:39 UTC 2011

On Thu, Apr 21, 2011 at 06:13, Swen Lux <root at fserver.org> wrote:
> Hi Peter,
> I'm about to make a standardised email text for the new jabber services. I
> will send those to the postmaster /hostmaster / webmaster addresses as
> you've mentioned. Do you think it is ok if i send those through my email
> address? Or should i use an "official" one? Can you provide me with an
> official email address like slux at xmpp.org or something like that?

+1 to one of the operators team getting an xmpp.org address - but can
I also add that we should be doing a blog post about new servers being
added to the list?

> All the best and happy eastern,
> Swen
>> On 4/18/11 10:32 AM, Claudiu Curcă wrote:
>>> Hello,
>>> I don't know how many of you have noticed it, but in OF 3.7.0, a bug was
>>> introduced which prevented dialback from working properly. Since OF also
>>> has a weird way of handling secure connections, it usually relies on
>>> Dialback, especially when dealing with other server types in S2S
>>> communication.
>>> I've noticed this only recently, when I couldn't subscribe to swen [at]
>>> jabberheaven.com.
>>> Apparently, the issue is known
>>> (http://issues.igniterealtime.org/browse/OF-443) but there seems to be
>>> little to no support from the official OF team. I've successfully
>>> managed to patch OF 3.7.0 using the patch from
>>> http://community.igniterealtime.org/servlet/JiveServlet/download/211004-10758/openfire-of443.patch.zip
>>> (by Gordon Messmer) and dialback works fine again. If there are any
>>> Openfire admins around who have the problem, try using the patch.
>> Thanks for the patch. I hope you've posted about this on the
>> igniterealtime.org forums. I can also put you in touch directly with the
>> person I know is releasing updated versions of Openfire.
>>> Last but not least, I wish to know which is the status of the new entry
>>> requests for the public XMPP server list. Openfire users might have had
>>> problems getting contacted by the moderators because of the above issue.
>> We contact admins first via email (hostmaster/postmaster/webmaster and
>> so on), so XMPP is not the primary method for initial contact (we do
>> this to make sure that the real admin or domain owner wants their server
>> listed, not some random IM user :)
>>> Also, awesome work on the new xmpp.org website!
>> Thanks!
>> Peter


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