ejabberd 20.03

We are pleased to announce ejabberd version 20.03. This release adds a mix of features, optimizations and bugfixes: TLS support to connect to MySQL, initial cockroachdb support or fix of webadmin related issues. See Changelog below for a complete list.

ejabberd 20.03

Features and improvements

  • Add support of ssl connection when connecting to mysql database (configured with sql_ssl: true option)
  • Experimental support for cockroachdb when configured with postgres connector
  • Add cache and optimize queries issued by mod_shared_roster, this should greatly improve performance of this module when used with sql backend
  • Apply changes of LDAP options when the reload_config command is executed


  • Fix problem with accessing webadmin
  • Make webadmin work even when url is missing trailing slash
  • When compiling external modules with ext_mod, use flags that were detected during compilation of ejabberd
  • Fix room_empty_destory command
  • Fix reporting errors in send_stanza command when xml passed to it couldn’t be passed correctly

Downloads & Feedback

As usual, the release is tagged in the Git source code repository on Github.

The source package and binary installers are available at ejabberd XMPP & MQTT server download page.

If you suspect that you’ve found a bug, please search or fill a bug report on Github.

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