[jdev] JEP-0106 - Jid Escaping

Jacek Konieczny jajcus at bnet.pl
Fri Apr 29 03:39:33 CDT 2005

On Thu, Apr 28, 2005 at 01:15:53PM -0500, Peter Saint-Andre wrote:
> > Moreover, I noticed that my Jabber Server automatically lowercase the 
> > JIDs 
> Yes, US-ASCII characters in JIDs are "lowercased" (actually case-folded,
> in accordance with stringprep). 

All unicode characters are case-folded in JIDs, according to the
nodeprep profile. US-ASCII characters only were "lowercased" in the
legacy Jabber protocol. That is a minor incompatibility between XMPP and
legacy implementations, but IMHO that is a change in a good direction.


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