XMPP Client Soy plugin for Empathy


The aim of this project is to write a client plugin for empathy with major objectives as

  • Information of player playing PySoy game should be sent to his/her friends with game details (examaple, with game name and level)
  • When the player friend wants to play the same game, he/she has to click the notification to start the same game.


The following is a rough calculation of milestones that will be achieved during the project period.

May 25th to Jun 5th: Familiarizing with libsoy, gabble, and necessary library api.
Jun 6th to Jun 19th: Writing the skeleton of plugin and api required.
Jun 20th to Jul 12th: Plugin should be sending the notices to the player friends about the game player playing with the ability to play the same game which his/her friend plays.
Jul 17th to Jul 31st: Testing, bugfixing.
Aug 1st to Aug 16th: Documentation.


Information to be shared will be implemented by Personal Eventing Protocol (XEP-0163)  http://xmpp.org/extensions/xep-0163.html