[Dev] Re: [Design] using Jabber for online "chat" sessions - next one scheduled
ben at algroup.co.uk
Tue May 13 02:52:54 PDT 2003
Jonathan Prusky wrote:
> (was: "Re: [Design] Re: [Dev] OSAF chat today")
> At 12:24 PM 5/12/2003, Mitchell Baker wrote:
>> Blake Ramsdell wrote:
>>> One thing you might consider is using Jabber for the chats going
>> Thanks for the suggestion. We thought about this before adopting IRC,
>> and decided that IRC is more standardized. Jurgen could add more details.
> Maybe you could tell us more about this. Jabber is a key architectural
> component of Chandler and using it would speak to the "eat your own
> dog-food" axiom. More important, it would provide rich text and a bit
> more of a modern interface than basic IRC.
When Chandler is a better chat room client than the average IRC client,
this might make some sense. Right now, I find Jabber chats substantially
less fun than IRC ones.
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