[jdev] problem with subscription message expiring
lists-2006 at tobias-thierer.de
Sun Oct 1 22:44:40 CDT 2006
I'm writing a jabber-based software, using Smack, and experienced the
1.) User A puts user B on his roster (i.e. requires subscription
to user B's presence).
2.) several days pass
3.) User B signs online. He doesn't receive the subscription request. (*)
User B then puts A on his roster (subscribes to A's presence).
4.) A accepts B's request, so A now appears online on B's roster.
5.) B never appears on A's roster because the subscription never
(*) is the main problem.
I assume that the message got dropped by the server (wildfire) after it
wasn't able to deliver it after several days. Could that be true?
If, for this or some other reason, the subscription packet gets lost, then
is there a standard way of handling this? I.e. allowing the user to manually
trigger another subscription request? Or the client sending the subscription
Thanks in advance,
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