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the real open source alternative to Discord? Anonymous 07/09/2017 (Sun) 20:59:53 [Preview] No. 9282
Discuss.
there's Riot https://archive.is/7jPpt
Tox, Matrix.


Anonymous 07/09/2017 (Sun) 21:00:05 [Preview] No. 9283 del
Wait, what? What are we doing with riot?


Anonymous 07/09/2017 (Sun) 21:00:17 [Preview] No. 9284 del
I'm waiting for a proper command line interface for matrix before I switch to them. I ain't installing that electron shit nigga. For the time being I'll stay on tox.


Anonymous 07/09/2017 (Sun) 21:00:29 [Preview] No. 9285 del
> real open source
You meant Free and Libre Open Source Software, FLOSS?
There's Mumble if you need just VoIP.


Anonymous 07/09/2017 (Sun) 21:00:41 [Preview] No. 9286 del
>>9285
I think he wants something encrypted.


Anonymous 07/09/2017 (Sun) 21:00:52 [Preview] No. 9287 del
>>9282
Google Hangouts
https://hangouts.google.com/
>Hangouts bring conversations to life with photos, emoji, and even group video calls for free. Connect with friends across computers, Android, and Apple devices.


Anonymous 07/09/2017 (Sun) 21:01:04 [Preview] No. 9288 del
Oh great, let's take Jabber, and shove it into HTML!
Federated systems are great from a technical standpoint, and nerds like me will always use them just fine. But if we want encryption to actually move out of the hands of the massives after only nerds having it for 50 years then it needs to be on fully distributed systems. Dealing with servers and configuration does not make any sense to normal people. I've tried to get my friends to use Jabber but when the "app" is called Jitsi and the sign up form is at "hot-chili.net" and add account menu says "XMPP" and I tell them to add me at me@dukgo.com then they get confused and give up. The app, the protocol, the website are all just one amorphous thing to tech illiterate people. Which is to say, everyone who is not us.
Something like Tox is way better.


Anonymous 07/09/2017 (Sun) 21:01:16 [Preview] No. 9289 del
>>9287
Why do dis fam?


Anonymous 07/09/2017 (Sun) 21:01:27 [Preview] No. 9290 del
>>9284
>tox
Why not Ring, it was recently endorsed as an official GNU Project

Also Ring is god tier, not even joking, but Slack is kill. Riot just have to get the same level of attention or to get a big community


Anonymous 07/09/2017 (Sun) 21:01:39 [Preview] No. 9291 del
>>9290
>Also Riot is god tier*
typo lel


Anonymous 09/08/2017 (Fri) 00:49:48 [Preview] No. 11046 del
Isn't Discord using RocketChat? It is open source https://rocket.chat


Anonymous 09/08/2017 (Fri) 14:38:08 [Preview] No. 11054 del
>>9282
what purpose does discord serve?
>>9288
>Oh great, let's take Jabber, and shove it into HTML!
jabber already has HTML inside it btw. probably through some protocol extension but every client suppports it. they usually crash when you send HTML to them.


Anonymous 09/15/2017 (Fri) 06:27:42 [Preview] No. 11100 del
Discoed



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