Setup eJabberd server (using $10/mo plan)

Posted July 30, 2014 5k views

Hi, nice to meet you all!

I would like to buy the $10/mo plan, but I want to clarify that is it possible to setup a eJabberd server before buy it.

Thank you very much!

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  • Dear Sir
    Actually I would'n recommend you to run jabber server on DO droplet, neither any other cloud VPS provider due to loadbanancers usage in their VPS network, NAT sessions will expire on a loadbalancer causing partial contactslist status incorrect display. Some messages may fail to deliver as well. Better use KVM vps with transparent network like this for tasks like ejabberd hosting

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Definitely. You get full root access to your Droplet so you can install whatever software you like on it.

See How To Install eJabberd XMPP Server on Ubuntu.

by Bulat Khamitov
Here's our guide on installing eJabberd XXMP Server on Ubuntu.
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