[Operators] xmpp is dead

Lars Kruse lists at sumpfralle.de
Sat May 6 15:26:12 UTC 2017


Am Sat, 06 May 2017 03:55:45 +0300
schrieb sergio <mailbox at sergio.spb.ru>:

> May be both are not alive, but matrix is only two years old and it has no
> problems with message lost, can call and send push messages, and xmpp is
> about 10 times older.b

The Lindy effect [1] would consider the age of xmpp to be a clear advantage
here: it proved that it can survive and flourish under a variety of

btw: I did not notice any decline in the usage of jabber. Maybe my social
bubble and the users of our server are special :)


[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lindy_effect

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