How to write External Jabber Components in PHP using Jaxl library?

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Jabber Component Protocol (XEP-0114) documents how XMPP protocol can be used to communicate between servers and "external" components over the Jabber network. XMPP components "bind" to a domain, usually a sub-domain of the main XMPP service, such as All incoming stanzas addressed to that domain (to='') or to entities on that domain (to='[email protected]') will be routed to your Jaxl (Jabber XMPP Library) based code. In this blog post, I will demonstrate a sample external jabber component bot written in PHP using Jaxl library. Refer Jaxl Installation, Usage guide and Example apps if you are new to Jaxl. Demonstrated component...

Write first facebook chat bot in PHP using Jaxl library

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Today facebook officially announced availability of it's chat through jabber/xmpp clients. This is a big win for XMPP, with almost 400 million new probable users adding into XMPP club. In this post, I will demonstrate how to connect to facebook chat servers using Jaxl client library in PHP. It can further be used to make custom chat bots for facebook. Creating your first facebook chat bot: Follow the steps to successfully run a facebook chat bot: Download Jaxl or checkout latest from trunk svn checkout jaxl-read-only Edit the configuration file config.ini.php as follows: // Set an enviornment $env =...

5 exciting (gaming) bots you can create using Jaxl (Jabber XMPP Library) in PHP

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Jaxl is an open source XMPP client library written in PHP. The object oriented structure of JAXL allow developers to build various extensions using Jaxl library as their base. If used intelligently, JAXL client library is capable of doing more than just chat message transfers. Here are a few applications where developers have tried using JAXL for delivering more than just chat messages: "I used your library to develop a prototype that connects dynamically some users to a XMPP server if an external event is detected. The script runs like a daemon. Because of your object-oriented class design it was...

Save your and your friend’s status messages. Share and promote your website through your status

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Hello Everyone, Here is this new website which help you save your and your friends Gtalk status messages. It also provides a social bookmarking feature with a different edge. Are you fed up with posting your website and blogs at, delicious, stumble or any other such site there. If not, you must surely be fed up with the hard work you need to do to make sure your link reach out to millions out there. Well through this site, you just need to put your blog and site link as your gtalk status message and this site will ...

GTalk Status Message Collector

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Hello Everyone, I have started , based on the example demonstrated here. Try out and Help spreading the word. I am not a big fan of twitter, but after I heard they do something similar to what I will be demonstrating here. I thought of building this one out. So here is my demo application, also known as GTalk Chat Bot. Do the following things to get started: Add a[email protected] in your GTalk Messenger. It will collect your status messages as and when you change them. You can view all your status messages by visiting this URL :