[ejabberd] Anonymous users versus registered users in ejabberd
badlop at gmail.com
Fri May 30 22:48:01 MSD 2008
On Fri, May 23, 2008 at 12:29 PM, mark peleus <mark.peleus at gmail.com> wrote:
> Can we imitate most of the functionalities of registered users with
> anonymous users?
I think yes.
Note anonymous_protocol can be:
* sasl_anon: SASL Anonymous method. The account doesn't need to
* login_anon: the account must exist, and no password is required to
login to it.
> How does ejabebrd treat anonymous users compared to registered users?
The difference is how they logged in.
Once the session is created, they are full-right citizens in ejabberd.
> Where does ejabberd store the anonymous user data? Does it store it only in
> the memory or in a temporary database table?
> Can an anonymous user send and receive presence?
Yes, also messages and IQ.
> Can an anonymous user have add users to a temporary roster that will be
> deleted when his session ends?
Yes, when the client session ends, his roster and his offline messages
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