mutual auth with SASL (was: Re: [Standards-JIG] Closing idle streams)

Peter Saint-Andre stpeter at
Fri Jun 2 18:21:21 UTC 2006

Chris Mullins wrote:

> The other option is to force the acceleration of the switch to
> bi-directional SASL for s2s, but that's way outside the scope of this
> particular discussion.

It is a good idea, though. I've been working on that behind the scenes, 
stay tuned for details.

Mutual authentication between client and server would also be cool. But 
first we need to better define client-side handling of end-user certs 
(and other credentials).


Peter Saint-Andre
Jabber Software Foundation

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