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wmorrison #1
Member since Dec 2015 · 50 posts · Location: Kingston, Jamaica
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Subject: Checking Jid existence
Hello,

I need to find a way to check if a jid exist on the server.  I have been searching for a method in MatriX that can facilitate this request.  If I am able find out I would like to auto subscribe to that jid while I added them to my roster.

Regards,
Will
This post was edited on 2015-12-29, 10:07 by Alex.
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Alex #2
Member since Feb 2003 · 4295 posts · Location: Germany
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you have to try to register the jid, if it exists it returns an error. Usually there is nothing like that for normal and new users in XMPP. If a server would tell you which Jids exist it would be easy to generate Jig lists for spamming.

Would be better to write a Web API which checks it directly against the database of your server.

Alex
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