[Standards] Server acting on behalf of another

Matthew Wild mwild1 at gmail.com
Sat Sep 10 22:36:19 UTC 2011


On 9 September 2011 15:08, Justin Karneges
<justin-keyword-jabber.093179 at affinix.com> wrote:
> I wonder how practical it would be to allow a third-party to send a stanza
> using a "from" domain that is already controlled by an existing server.
>

> The challenge with allowing a third-party to do this is the need for both S1
> and T1 to understand the same dialback key scheme, which may involve sharing
> data or sharing a secret key and algorithm.  Has anyone considered a standard
> approach for this?
>

Prosody has a "dialback_secret" config option which allows you to
share a secret between multiple instances and run multiple instances
serving the same domain for s2s.

Regards,
Matthew



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