[JDEV] Jabber Message Expiration: "jabber:x:expire"

Ryan Eatmon reatmon at jabber.org
Tue Feb 6 08:52:19 CST 2001

It is a proposed extension that will be in future releases, and can
optionally be supported by clients.  As far as I know, it is not in the
1.4 release though.

Dixon Canario wrote:
> Hi Does anyone knows if the below message expire reference
> .  Is a feature part of the 1.4 release, a
> future release or a previews one??
> thanks, in advance.
> Dixon C.
> ------------------------------------------
> jabber:x:expire
> -----------------------------------------
> This extension is a simple flag identifying that a message
> has a limited lifetime. If the message is stored offline,
> the server will not deliver the message and simply delete
> it after the expiration time has passed. A client may also
> optionally support removing the message after expiration if
> it has been received but not yet been viewed. The seconds
> attribute is always relative to the time in which the
> message was sent/received (now). The server will adjust the
> value if it was stored for some time but not expired on the
> server.
> <x xmlns="jabber:x:expire" seconds="3600"/>
> ___________________________________________________________


Ryan Eatmon                   reatmon at jabber.org 
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