[jdev] Re: Patches for JIT

Jesper Krogh jesper at krogh.cc
Tue Sep 14 12:34:42 CDT 2004

I gmane.network.jabber.devel, skrev Oleg V. Motienko:
>  Oleg V. Motienko wrote:
> > Jesper Krogh wrote:
> >> Would it somehow be possible to send this information over the legacy
> >> transport without breaking things for people using the legacy-client?
> >>
> >> Eg. sending a hidden message to the user, that only a Jabber-client
> >> would notice?
> >> (I'm thinking of something like an X-jabber: -header if we were talking
> >> SMTP)
> >>
> > I think AOL can use this information to refuse access to it's servers.
> >
>  But it's possible to modify JIT to send announces to other JITs (listed 
>  in config file for ex.) like (user1 at jabber1 online as uin1), so JITs can 
>  work directly.

That's hard to do without leaking status information to anyone. But that
could sure solve it. 

>  Another method - JIT can send message, containing roster contact with 
>  real jid back to jabber user.

But that'll show up in a in the legacy transports messenger.

./Jesper Krogh, jesper at krogh.cc
Jabber ID: jesper at jabbernet.dk

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