[Standards] XMPP VPN?

Tim Hentenaar tth at one.net
Sat Dec 13 01:58:38 UTC 2008


On Fri, 2008-12-12 at 15:31 -0800, Kurt Zeilenga wrote:
> On Dec 12, 2008, at 11:09 AM, Jonathan Schleifer wrote:
> 
> > Well, I recently saw that Wippien has VPN support and uses XMPP for  
> > the messaging part. I thought that it maybe might be a good idea to  
> > have a XEP for VPN via XMPP. I think this could be achieved quite  
> > well with Jingle. We would just need a XEP which specifies how the  
> > packets should be transfered over the tunnel established by Jingle.  
> > What do you think?
> 
> Why not just specify IP over XMPP?   (sounds like something for  
> publication on 1 April 2009)
> 

How about IPoAC (RFC 1149) over XMPP? :P

Tim




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