[ejabberd] Re: admin address?

Peter Saint-Andre stpeter at jabber.org
Fri Dec 17 03:00:12 MSK 2004

In article <20041216202607.GA1096 at jupiter.golovan.ru>,
 Sergei Golovan <sgolovan at nm.ru> wrote:

> On Thu, Dec 16, 2004 at 11:43:31AM -0700, Peter Saint-Andre wrote:
> > Those are write privs -- what about read privs?
> > 
> > My idea is that I would like to automate the "Jabber public servers" 
> > list, and it would be helpful for me (well, the scripts I'm writing) to 
> > send a message with a special url to "jabber.ru" or whatever, and then 
> > the admin for that domain would receive that message and go to the URL. 
> > This would help me verify that the person actually is an admin for that 
> > domain, not someone who is masquerading as an admin. I doubt that we'll 
> > have problems with fake admins, but better safe than sorry. :-)
> For now it isn't possible (ejabberd simply drops messages to servername).
> But I've sent new module to aleksey, so hopefully it'll get to CVS shortly.

Super! As you can see, this functionality will be very useful to me in 
verifying that someone really is an admin for a domain. Hopefully, this 
will make the new list of open servers more trustworthy.

Thanks for writing a module for this.


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