[Freedombox-discuss] Diaspora becoming a community project

Leandro Noferini lnoferin at cybervalley.org
Thu Aug 30 14:08:22 UTC 2012

Jonas Smedegaard:

>>> https://buddycloud.org/wiki/Install.
>> I read that buddycloud need a SRV record in the DNS registration: does 
>> this mean that we need a static ip?
> Buddycloud-server operates on top of XMPP.
> XMPP _can_ use SRV records but need not.  But yes, XMPP needs a static 
> address - it is not a P2P protocol.

Ok, it's clear for me.

>> In that scenario, is this compatible with a "normal" freedombox?
> Not sure what you mean by "normal".

For example here in Italy it is all but easy to have a static ip address
in  home connections: again for example my ISP does not sell this kind
of service at all.

This is what I mean "normal".

> FreedomBox is a server which needs a some kind of address to be 
> reachable as such - static ip address is supported now, maybe onion 
> address is supported later.

The two options seem really difficult and, again, all but not normal.

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