Facebook has enabled XMPP support

Ethan Blanton elb at pidgin.im
Wed Feb 10 15:51:09 EST 2010

Michael Secord spake unto us the following wisdom:
> Casey Ho wrote:
>> Took them almost two years (wow, it's been that long? - time flies),  
>> but Facebook has now added XMPP support.
>> Does anyone have thoughts on creating a special entry in the create  
>> account section for Facebook, the same way we do things for Google 
>> Talk?
> Here's your answer:  
> http://wiki.developers.facebook.com/index.php/Integrating_with_Facebook_Chat#Authenticating_with_Jabber
> BTW - it's about time they implemented this. Looks to be about an hour  
> ago (assuming their blog shows my local timezone) that the announcement  
> was made.

Just in case I'm missing something ... what on Earth does this have to
do with Casey's question?


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