[Standards] XMPP VPN?

Andreas Monitzer jig at monitzer.com
Sat Dec 13 11:24:11 UTC 2008


On Dec 13, 2008, at 11:32, Jonathan Schleifer wrote:

> Sorry, I didn't mean that the idea was crazy of VNC via XMPP  
> (whereas HTTP via XMPP sure is), but that VPN via XMPP is even less  
> crazy :). Sure VNC via XMPP is [not] useless, and once again this is  
> where XMPP could replace something proprietary: TeamViewer for  
> example.

btw, Apple's iChat supports that kind of thing, even via XMPP (for  
negotiation, afterwards it switches to the Apple Remote Desktop  
protocol). I've used it a lot to help other people with computer  
problems, very useful.

andy




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