[zeromq-dev] ØMQ website text

Martin Sustrik sustrik at 250bpm.com
Sat Apr 10 07:42:13 CEST 2010


Steven McCoy wrote:
> These statements on the zeromq website could be clarified a bit better.
> 
>     * Jabber: do not confuse instant messaging with real messaging.
>     * IPC: we abstract across boxes not a single machine.
> 
> Yes, Jabber is the IM protocol, but developers look at XMPP for 
> messaging such as id Software's Quake Live or Google's Wave.  As such 
> XMPP is a fine choice for Internet delivery for where ØMQ is not.
> 
> ØMQ can be used for IPC so the line should read "not /only/ a single 
> machine."

Done.

Martin



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