LinuxQuestions.org
Visit Jeremy's Blog.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software
User Name
Password
Linux - Software This forum is for Software issues.
Having a problem installing a new program? Want to know which application is best for the job? Post your question in this forum.

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 05-19-2006, 03:57 PM   #1
havok1977
Member
 
Registered: Apr 2005
Distribution: Mint KDE on the Desktop, Debian on the Server
Posts: 66

Rep: Reputation: 15
Looking for jabber client with shared roster support


Hello every1, i have recently set up an ejabberd installation for my company; so that it will become the standard internal im communications service. I even managed after some hair pulling to configure it to make the user authentication against our existing M$ Active Directory via its internal ldap service.

Now, while ejabberd is as far as i know the only jabber service that supports shared rosters out of the box, it is only available when its authentication is made internally and does *not* work when it is made any other way (my cas precisely).

So, now i am thinking of finding a client (for Windows, it is for all of my co-workers); does any one know of a piece of software that supports what i describe?

Thanks in advance.
 
Old 05-21-2006, 01:31 PM   #2
SkyEye
Member
 
Registered: Sep 2005
Location: Sri Lanka
Distribution: Fedora (workstations), CentOS (servers), Arch, Mint, Ubuntu, and a few more.
Posts: 441

Rep: Reputation: 40
Since I'm not sure about what you really want, did you try popular clients such as Gaim, PSI, etc. And I've heard about Pandion too.
 
Old 05-22-2006, 10:12 AM   #3
havok1977
Member
 
Registered: Apr 2005
Distribution: Mint KDE on the Desktop, Debian on the Server
Posts: 66

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 15
Thanks for your reply. As a matter of fact i have experience using the clients that you mention (Gaim and Psi), but none of them supports sharing the contact list (or roster as the folks over at ejabberd call it).

I will try Pandion, from which i have never heard before and may just support what i need.
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
staff rota/roster software jimieee Linux - Software 0 01-12-2006 01:10 PM
Jabber IM server with popup client paul_mat Linux - Software 1 04-13-2005 01:29 AM
intel shared doesn't support opengl? quarry_06 Linux - Hardware 1 11-22-2004 01:26 PM
i need help with a jabber client Little Wings Linux - Software 1 08-01-2004 09:11 AM
IPC Shared Memory support in kernel? stevho Linux - General 1 01-17-2002 07:48 PM

LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:44 AM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration