HowTo: Install and configure Jitsi VideoBridge Plugin 1.2

Document created by bakko on Feb 18, 2014Last modified by bakko on Feb 18, 2014
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1. install Openfire 3.9.1


2. Login to administration page


3. Goto: Plugins -> Available plugin


4. Select the + icon on the Jitsi Video Bridge  line


5. Goto: Server -> Jitsi Videobridge


6. Configure ports range you want use for Media (default from 50000 to 60000). clik con Save Buton


7. Open this range of ports on your Firewall


8. Goto: Server -> Server Settings -> Registration & Login. Anonymous login have to be Enabled


9. Login via SSH to your server


10. edit this file:


nano /opt/openfire/plugins/jitsivideobridge/apps/ofmeet/js/config.js


change the configuration to adapt to your domain name. Example:


var config = {

    hosts: {

        domain: '',

        muc: '', // FIXME: use XEP-0030

        bridge: '' // FIXME: use XEP-0030


    useIPv6: false, // ipv6 support. use at your own risk

    useNicks: false,

    useWebsockets: true,

    resolution: "360",

    bosh: window.location.protocol + "//" + + '/http-bind/' // FIXME: use xep-0156 for that



Save the changes


Goto plugins directory:


cd /opt/openfire/plugins


download websocket plugin:


wget kets.war


Restart openfire:


/etc/init.d/openfire restart




/opt/openfire/bin/openfire restart


Open Chrome


Goto: https://your_server:7443/jitsi/apps/ofmeet


To open onfly conference.


Goto: https://your_server:7443/jitsi/apps/candy


Access with your JID user and password.


Select the name of conference you want use (you have to create the conference before on the Openfire administration page, Group Chat menu)


Goto: https://your_server:7443/jitsi/apps/spark/jitsivideobridge-plugin.jar


To download de Spark Plugin. Copy the plugin file to your spark/plugins directory.