Configuration Changes in the Tigase Server 5.x

Artur Hefczyc <> v2.0, June 2014: Reformatted for AsciiDoc. :toc: :numbered: :website: :Date: 2010-01-06 20:22

The whole configuration framework for the Tigase server has been redesigned and rewritten. This was done to cleanup all the configuration code and logic and also extend the current functionality and allow for configuration storage in different kinds of repositories - memory, file, database, …​

The title says configuration changes but the version 5.x still follows our policy about backward compatibility so the changes should be rather called extensions.

There is however one change which can affect a few users. Those who use the server and worked with it’s configuration remember the mess and confusion related to duality in the server configuration - the file and tigase.xml file. This is now over.