[JDEV] Avatar Update

Dave Smith dave at jabber.org
Fri Sep 7 11:01:16 CDT 2001

It would be most appropriate to actually write this up as a JEP, don't you
think... :)


On Fri, Sep 07, 2001 at 10:53:33AM -0500, temas wrote:
> I just got done updating the avatar spec on
> http://core.jabber.org/avatar.txt.  Please take a look at it and give us
> some feedback.  Notable changes are:
> - Defined the public XML namespace to be storage:client:avatar
> Reasoning:  I left out the name jabber in any part of this because I
> felt that it specified this to be in protocol, and I felt in the future
> it might be possible for some storage like this to not be in protocol.
> I also chose client over some suggestions for imclient because I feel
> avatars could be used elsewhere.  Of course this is still debateable.
> - The data tag now has a mimetype attribute
> Reasoning:  It helps us more easily support other image formats, and
> it's potentially helpful in other ways.
> - General updates and cleanups for public xml storage and wording
> issues.
> --temas
> _______________________________________________
> jdev mailing list
> jdev at jabber.org
> http://mailman.jabber.org/listinfo/jdev

More information about the JDev mailing list