[JDEV] yahoo t issue

Paul Curtis pcurtis at terrapin.com
Mon Aug 5 18:59:52 CDT 2002

Nathan J. Mehl wrote:
> In the immortal words of Paul Curtis (pcurtis at terrapin.com):
>>Please check the status by browsing CVS on jabberstudio.org. The new 
>>Yahoo transport project is "yahoo-transport-2".
> Hm.  Well, it compiles and links in, but behaves...strangely from JIM
> clients.  People who registered with the old yahoo-t get a million
> popup windows (one for each yahoo roster item?) telling them that they
> can't use the transport until they register with it.  Registering with
> it appears to succeed, but then when you try to return to the roster
> view, you get the same error message, telling you to go register.
> Would debug logs from clients and servers be helpful?

This is a know bug as of earlier today. It seems the transport is sending a 
"registration request" packet for every packet your client has sent. This means 
one for every Yahoo entry on your roster ....

I'm working on an "RC3" to fix this specific, annoying problem. I did not see it 
during testing because I was already registered.


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