Additionally, I saw in one of the documents posted that if the site referenced requires some kind of authentication, jabber would not pull down the photos. But what if it were basic auth and one could simply type the crednetials into the URL? I realize it's plain text and downloaded to everyone's machine, but this would be a read only account to that one directory.
Jabber, Contact Photos, UDS and Transport Protocols
Access via FTP will not work, it needs to be HTTP or HTTPS with a signed valid certificate. I believe we check that the text entered is actually a valid HTTP/S URL before attempting to access the address.
For credentials, I'm not sure if you pass the user/pass in the URL itself if the web server will render the page properly. Basically we're just looking for the binary image to be transfered without being prompted for credentials to enter, so if passing the user/pass in the URL will bypass the credential prompts, then that may work.
These are the paths to get to each CCX logs through CLI. They may be helpful if you are having issues accessing RTMT or downloading logs through it.
If you want to download them you have to prefix "file get " and you can add one of the options (re...