[ubuntu-uk] Openfire

Jon Spriggs jon at sprig.gs
Sat Oct 16 01:04:13 BST 2010


On 16 October 2010 00:47, Tony Pursell <ajp at princeswalk.fsnet.co.uk> wrote:
> On Fri, 2010-10-15 at 23:11 +0100, Simon Greenwood wrote:
>> Only in the same way as you. Jabber and video isn't that well
>> integrated as yet and there isn't a dedicated client that does that
>> apart from maybe Google Talk.
>>
>> Simon
>>
>> > On 15 Oct 2010 22:18, "Chris Rowson" <christopherrowson at gmail.com>
>> > wrote:
>> >
>> > Just wondered if anyone on the list is using the Openfire Jabber
>> > server?
>> >
>> > I've been experimenting with it today, trying to get video chat up
>> > and
>> > running. Although this works with the Red5 plugin enabled on both
>> > the
>> > Openfire server and the Spark client the result isn't great (small
>> > flash based video windows etc).
>> >
>> > What I'd like to do is use any old Jabber compliant client with the
>> > video handled by the client. I have Googled around this but don't
>> > seem
>> > to be able to find any definitive answer.
>> >
>> > Anyone know if this is possible?
>> >
>> > Chris
>> >
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>>
>
> Last time I tried it, Empathy supported video chat with Jabber.
>
> Tony

I concur, Empathy supports it.

(Also, in case anyone is interested, OpenFire is the XMPP server that
the OneSocialWeb project - a microblogging via XMPP service, backed by
Vodaphone, are using)
--
Jon "The Nice Guy" Spriggs



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