[jdev] 'Conference' category in roster

Richard Dobson richard at dobson-i.net
Tue Jun 28 04:12:14 CDT 2005

>> Perhaps they are using JEP-0048, which enables you to bookmark
>> conference rooms and URLs:
>> http://www.jabber.org/jeps/jep-0048.html
> This appears to be different.  This is purely a roster entry:
>        <item category="conference"
>              subscription="none"
>              jid="vislab at conference.moth.vislab.usyd.edu.au" >
>          <group>Conferences</group>
>        </item>

Ah well in that case it looks like it is some kind of non standard hack that 
if you think about it could cause problems with MUC implementations, as it 
would make you appear to be in the room to the MUC server as soon as you log 
in to your jabber account when infact you arnt, you would be far better 
implementing the above mentioned standard.


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