using fully qualified email address as XMPP username

Evan Platt evan at
Wed Sep 23 18:00:33 EDT 2009

At 02:57 PM 9/23/2009, you wrote:
>Good afternoon everyone,
>We've been slowly migrating our users worldwide off of the Windows 
>platform, but had a bit of a problem using our own custom Jabber 
>server with Pigin. We have multiple domains, so we use fully 
>qualified email addresses as the username, thus:
>bob.joe at
>...would be the full username. Of course, everytime we do that, 
>Pigin pulls the domain out and pops it into the domain field, 
>regardless if that field is already full.
>Anyone know of a workaround so that I can get an ampersand as part 
>of the username? Thank you!

Unfotunately I don't know the answer to your question, but to 
clarify, you mean an at sign, right? An ampersand is a different symbol - & . 

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