Archive for the 'jabber' Category

I call dibs on noticing GTalk/Yahoo integration first

Tuesday, March 3rd, 2009

This XML was recently caught exposing a bug in <presence type=”unavailable” from=”[email protected]/resource” to=”yahoo.transport” xmlns:ses=”yahoogoogle:session” ses:terminated=”true”/> also seen here and here. The question remains: Are Google and Yahoo up to something?

XMPP auth for OpenID

Monday, December 11th, 2006

OpenID is a decentralized digital identity system, in which any user’s online identity is given by URL (such as for a blog or a home page) [...], and can be verified by any server running the protocol. (wikipedia) Okay so that’s cool – the idea is that you want to sign in on a web-site […]

chromeless meebo gets mozilla support

Sunday, August 27th, 2006

I’ve previously commented that I was working on Mozilla rendering support for my Chromeless Meebo Browser, well now it’s here. To enable it you will need my upgraded version of the Mozilla ActiveX Control (As usual all the required files are in the distribution folder). Source diff is attached to bugzilla bug 340277. You will […]

busy bee

Sunday, February 26th, 2006

I’ve been naughty, and haven’t posted any update for almost two months now. I thought that I should give at least a little feedback on what I’m up to: GB-PVR, Jabber/XMPP, Work and Home.

Win32 Ansi

Monday, September 19th, 2005

I’m busy developing the irc-transport for and the debuging output is coloured via ANSI escape sequences. This works great on a linux terminal, or via PuTTY, but not so great in a win32 console. I searched quite hard on Google for a ‘modern’ ansi.sys or replacement, but couldn’t find anything. So here’s my […]


Sunday, July 3rd, 2005

I’ve just been doing some coding for the irc-transport for the xmpppy project (now with vcard/whois and channel listing support!) when I came across Lobby4Linux in a channel topic. I think this guy’s blog is great! In other news Gareth has been working on the G8 REBOOT site. I suggest you swing by and help […]


Thursday, June 16th, 2005

Much along the lines of Hal’s Jabber ideas, I’ve been thinking that someone should code up TortoiseDarcs. I mean TortoiseCVS and TortoiseSvn are well used in the win32 world to provide a friendly interface to the user, so it’s about time we had one for darcs too. So when you’ve done it, let me know

psi muc build for win32

Saturday, May 21st, 2005

If you’re interested in trying out Nolan’s work on the MUC interface in Psi then grab one of my builds. Quick summary of events for HalR9000: I’m using the VS.Net 2003 build environment. I happen to have ActivePerl installed too. Grab CVS version of Psi – requires CVS client like TortoiseCVS Get Qt, and QCA […]

jabber clients and transports

Saturday, May 21st, 2005

Things I’m busy with in the Jabber world: irc transport msn transport Psi So again more mailing lists. I’m watching the msn transport for file transfer and status messages. The irc transport I’ve been watching for ages now, and I help Mike with patches for the transport. I’ve been using Psi for a long while […]

too quiet

Saturday, May 21st, 2005

okay, so I’ve been very quiet over the past few weeks after struggling with ipsec. I’ve actually been doing a hang of a lot of things, which I will proceed to post individually.