[Psi-Devel] account registration @ jabber.org
mblsha at gmail.com
Tue Nov 27 18:06:54 PST 2007
On 28.11.2007, at 3:01, Peter Saint-Andre wrote:
> The problem is that currently jabber.org is set up to time out
> unauthenticated streams very quickly (I can't log in with telnet
> anymore, either).
> If you wonderful Psi folks think this is a problem with jabber.org I
> modify the ejabberd configuration there. But it would be nice if Psi
> could handle the short timeout, as Gajim does.
That seems to be done to prevent DDoS attacks that eat all the
available sockets on the server. Psi seems to be keeping one
connection from the time it gets the registration time till the time
it submits the actual registration data.
So probably it wouldn't be very wise to disable this timeout option.
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