Brad Fitzpatrick (brad) wrote,
Brad Fitzpatrick

DJabberd update

Artur and I have been hacking all weekend on DJabberd. Major accomplishments:

-- switched from expat to libxml
-- fixed a ton of memory leaks
-- fixed a ton of TODOs/FIXMEs, much more spec compliance (we've been graphing this, it's quite fun)
-- DJabberd::Authen::HTDigest -- use your existing apache tools to 'provision' accounts.
-- a dope ass test suite with lots of helpers to make writing jabber-specific tests easy
-- lots of tests
-- lots of bugs fixed as a result of tests
-- lots of progress made quickly because of tests finding regression
-- iChat weirdness magically went away as a result of more spec compliance

Here's the graph of FIXME/TODO over time (well, revisions) so far.... we started this weekend at revision 212:

Tags: djabberd, tech

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