[Standards] server IP check (XEP-0279)

Evgeny Khramtsov xramtsov at gmail.com
Sat Apr 19 08:52:18 UTC 2014


Sat, 19 Apr 2014 02:14:19 -0400
"Genghis Khan" <genghiskhan at gmx.ca> wrote:

> On Sat, 19 Apr 2014 09:19:36 +0400
> Evgeny Khramtsov <xramtsov at gmail.com> wrote:
> > There is trivial mod_sic module in ejabberd.
> > However, I still vote to Reject the XEP for the reason I did that
> > years ago.
> 
> May you post a link to it?
> 

No, I don't think I will find it.

> Subjected to a warning, I think this feature would be useful for
> trusted peers by sharing each one's current IP address with an other
> peer for the purpose of having a backup mean of communication, in case
> an XMPP server is not functioning properly, though DHT is much
> preferable for the reason I wrote above. See http://telehash.org/
> 
> There is a Qt3 VoIP project called I Hear U which is a server-less
> IP-to-IP telephone http://ihu.sourceforge.net/
> 
> An interview by Francis Irving with Jeremie Miller about TeleHash:
> http://redecentralize.org/interviews/2013/10/17/07-jeremie-telehash.html

There is ICE for stuff like that. I wonder why guys still prefer to
re-invent a wheel. Telehash looks like yet another countless P2P
network and NIH. Also, totally irrelevant to XMPP.



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