[ejabberd] Another Pubsub Question: SASL ANONYMOUS

Andy Skelton skeltoac at gmail.com
Tue May 19 03:58:09 MSD 2009

> So my question is:  Does ejabberd support SASL ANONYMOUS subscriptions to
> pubsub nodes? And if so, due to the transient nature of a SASL session what
> overheads will it have on the system, for instance, if I subscribe to a
> node, then close my connection and will the SASL user still be subscribed to
> the node, even though it no longer exists? I am guessing it will.

It did until this issue was recently patched:

If you are running trunk, when an anonymous connection is terminated
its subscriptions are deleted. This fix will be included in 2.1.


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