[JDEV] Namespace usage on server

Peter Saint-Andre stpeter at jabber.org
Wed Oct 3 08:56:09 CDT 2001

> <stream:stream to='jabber' 
>                xmlns:stream='http://etherx.jabber.org/streams'
>                xmlns='jabber:client'>
>    <iq id='A3' type='get'>


> <stream:stream to='jabber' 
>                xmlns:stream='http://etherx.jabber.org/streams'>
>    <iq xmlns='jabber:client' id='A3' type='get'>

The xmlns 'jabber:client' refers to the stream, not just any old element
(e.g., your <iq/> element) within the stream, thus the error. All streams
must be identified as jabber:client, jabber:component, or jabber:server.
Now, granted this is perhaps not well documented, but it's not a bug in
the server.

Here's a copy of the DTD:



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