[Standards] Binary data over XMPP

Tomasz Sterna tomek at xiaoka.com
Thu Nov 8 08:41:21 UTC 2007


Dnia 06-11-2007, Wt o godzinie 11:09 +0100, Michal 'vorner' Vaner pisze:
> Because the FTP data channel (not to mention it offers passive
> transfer,
> too) is _inbound_. If you opened not one TCP connection to the server,
> but two, one for XML and one for blobs, how it would be different from
> single TCP connection?

So, what you're suggesting is opening second connection to the 5222
port, and negotiating second, binary stream?

Well... I like the idea.
But this, would in reality create second, XMPP-Core/servers based, but
effectively unrelated to XMPP-IM, network for binary packet routing.
This network could be used to ie. Ethernet over XMPP with JIDs in place
of MAC or any other wild idea. :-)


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