[sldev] Question: Replacing current group chat with XMPP?

Edward Artaud edward.artaud at gmail.com
Sat Sep 6 17:22:23 PDT 2008

Clearly there's some change in roadmap implied by the introduction of
SLim that these OGP plans aren't taking into consideration.

On Sat, Sep 6, 2008 at 4:50 PM, David M Chess <chess at us.ibm.com> wrote:
> Lawon English wrote:
>> I don't know what the details are, but both Zha and Zero claim that no
>> existing chat system quite fits the use cases for SL-style chat. I'm
>> pushing to implement regular SL chat in the OGP for now with the AD
>> acting as a relay, so 1) we can have a sense of community in the OGP and
>> 2) we can see what actually happens to the current system in an
>> intergrid/AD world.
> Yep!  :)  Again, see the Wiki page.  Zero has been told by some IRC provider
> that the typical SL usage pattern (many users essentially in 25 group-chats
> at all times) would strain their implementation, for instance.  This came up
> in a recent office hours, and I tried to summarize it on the Wiki page.

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