I have been trying to study the smack api recently, as I am in the process of creating a multi account enabled IM client. I have successfully managed to log on to a jabber account and chat from one jabber user to another. However now I would like to add the functionality of being able to also create and logon to other accounts (ie msn, gtalk etc) from the same client. From what I understand, I need to first of all…
create some kind of a transport for each of the different accounts
and then be able to add other users to the relevant accounts (ie add msn friends to my roster using the transport created above etc)
… but I have after my limited research become a little confused. I am with the understanding that to create a transport we need the following…
… but most of the examples I have seen on the internet use the following…
… so exactly what is the difference between the two… or do they mean the same thing ? And thirdly, what is the difference between the above and…
… I would appreciate for someone to kindly explain the above… and possibly direct me in the approriate direction !!
Much appreciated !!!