[Standards-JIG] Re: anonymous login

Ralph Meijer jabber.org at ralphm.ik.nu
Wed Jan 25 11:48:43 UTC 2006


On Wed, Jan 25, 2006 at 12:31:22PM +0100, Alexander Gnauck wrote:
> Vinod Panicker schrieb:
> 
> >>But all servers that i tested yet respond immediately with <success />
> >>I think we don't need the <challenge/> like described in this email.
> >
> >IMO that is an inflexible approach.  The ANONYMOUS mechanism does
> >allow a client to specify a desired anonymous "username".  This is
> >captured when the client sends the response to the server's challenge.
> >
> >You can try checking it out on geodesiconline.com (host -
> >xmpp.geodesiconline.com)
> >
> >Do let me know if you come across any issues.
> 
> your server assigns me a username even when i send one in the response. 
> Could you post a XML sample flow?
> And why not send the username with the <auth/> tag, like we do in SASL 
> PLAIN?

Please see the mail I just sent in response to the proto-JEP on SASL
ANONYMOUS:

http://mail.jabber.org/pipermail/standards-jig/2006-January/009638.html

-- 
Groetjes,

ralphm



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