Anonymous User Features

To connect to your server anonymously, you must use a client that supports anonymous authentication and users. Connect to the server with the name of the server as the username, and no password. For example, to connect anonymously to use the following credentials,

Username: Password:

In this mode all login information is stored in memory, and cannot be retrieved at a later date.

Other features of Anonymous Authentication

  • Temporary Jid is assigned and destroyed the moment of login/logout.
  • Anonymous users cannot access the database
  • Anonymous users cannot communicate outside the server (use s2s connections)
  • Anonymous users have a default limit on traffic generated per user.