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Eion Robb eion at robbmob.com
Fri Mar 24 20:50:50 EDT 2017

Hi there,

@ isn't a valid character for an XMPP username so it needs to be escaped as
you've found. The escaping for it is going to be very specific to each XMPP
server. I've seen it being escaped as either \40 or %40


On 25/03/2017 01:01, "Swetha Raj" <swetha.2112 at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi,
>     I am using Pidgin to connect to an XMPP server.This XMPP server lets
> me connect using my email id.
> Should i be entering my mail id in username field as is - foomail at bar.com
> or should i put the escaped sequence foomail\40bar.com as specified here.
> https://developer.pidgin.im/wiki/Protocol%20Specific%20Questions#
> HowdoIusePidginwithMeinVZStudiVZschatbox
> Thanks
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