[Council] spring cleaning!

Joe Hildebrand JHildebrand at jabber.com
Mon Apr 21 16:15:15 CDT 2003


33 needs to be updated with the latest disco stuff, and have the browse and
agents stuff removed.

68 should be ready for last call, I think.

80 still needs more work, but that is ongoing

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Peter Saint-Andre [mailto:stpeter at jabber.org]
> Sent: Monday, April 21, 2003 3:06 PM
> To: standards-jig at jabber.org
> Cc: council at jabber.org
> Subject: [Council] spring cleaning!
> 
> 
> In attempting to prepare an agenda for tomorrow's protocol 
> discussion, 
> I notice that we need to do some spring cleaning on Experimental JEPs:
> 
> http://www.jabber.org/jeps/jeplist.php?type=All&status=Experimental
> 
> This is a long list. It needs to be shorter. :-)
> 
> Here's my take:
> 
> 1. Pubsub JEPs 21, 24, 36, 40 should be Retracted or Rejected in 
>    favor of JEP-0060. If you're an author of one of these and you
>    disagree, say so now!
> 
> 2. I'm planning to update and push the following:
>    - 13 (Flexible Offline Message Retrieval)
>    - 71 (XHTML IM)
>    - 73 (Jabber IM Basic 1.0)
>    - 77 (In-Band Registration)
>    - 78 (Non-SASL Authentication)
> 
> 3. Rob, do you have plans for your filtering JEPs (62, 63, 64)?
> 
> 4. Joe, do you have plans for 33 (Packet Headers), 68 (x:data field
>    standardization), and 80 (geoloc)? AFAIK, the answer is yes.
> 
> 5. Matt, do you have plans for 50 (Ad-Hoc Commands), 70 (Auth via
>    HTTP), and 79 (Message Delivery Semantics)? I think so.
> 
> 6. It seems that 47 (IBB) and 52 (File Transfer) are interlinked and
>    still under discussion.
> 
> That leaves the following:
> 
> - 18 (Presence) -- this should be retracted (handled by XMPP WG)
> - 31 (Security Framework) -- seemingly inactive
> - 38 (Icon Styles) -- some controversy in the Council over this
> - 39 (Statistics Gathering) -- ukscone?
> - 41 (Jidlink) -- how does this relate to 65 and 47? retract?
> - 43 (Jabber Database Access) -- zion?
> - 48 (Bookmark Storage) -- pgm?
> - 51 (Redirect and Connection Transfer) -- no discussion on this yet
> - 56 (Business Data Interchange) -- ulrich?
> - 57 (Extended Roster) -- alexey?
> - 58 (Multi-User Text Editing) -- alexey?
> - 59 (Limiting and Paging Extension) -- popular idea, needs 
> to be pushed
> - 61 (Shared Notes) -- jer?
> - 67 (Stock Data Transmission) -- ulrich?
> - 72 (SOAP over Jabber) -- should be discussed with 75
> - 74 (Simple Access Control) -- zion?
> - 75 (Jabber Object Access Protocol) -- see 72
> 
> I'm sure we can bundle some of these together for discussion purposes 
> (e.g., 72 and 75), but that still leaves a big list, and we'll never 
> get through it all in one meeting. 
> 
> Perhaps we can get through items 1 through 6 in tomorrow's meeting 
> and then move on to the remainder in next week's meeting.
> 
> And if you are an author of one of the JEPs mentioned above and you
> either do or do not plan to move it forward, I think the list would
> appreciate hearing about it. This will also help the Council plan its
> priorities.
> 
> Thoughts?
> 
> Peter
> 
> P.S. The protocol discussion is at 22:00 UTC tomorrow (2003-04-22) in 
> the foundation at conference.jabber.org room. See you there!
> 
> -- 
> Peter Saint-Andre
> Jabber Software Foundation
> http://www.jabber.org/people/stpeter.php
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