OT: Chat server
Mon Jun 21 04:43:26 CEST 2004
hungjunglu at yahoo.com (Hung Jung Lu) writes:
> > Why? IRC seems a lot better for chatting.
> Perhaps this helps a little bit:
All I see in there is a bunch of buzzwords. I'm unimpressed with most
buzzwords, including "XML". Can you give a brief technical
description of how Jabber works and how it's different from IRC?
Right now I hang out on an IRC network (Undernet) that has hundreds of
thousands of users chatting in real time. For example, #linux has a
couple hundred users in 20 different countries, all blabbing away
without too much lag most of the time. How well can Jabber scale to
that kind of load?
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