[jdev] XEP-0100 and roster/legacy contact list sync

Massimiliano Mirra iolgzc102 at sneakemail.com
Sat Dec 1 15:55:47 CST 2007

On Dec 1, 2007 9:28 PM, Magnus Henoch mange-at-freemail.hu |jdev2|
<...> wrote:
> "Massimiliano Mirra" <iolgzc102 at sneakemail.com> writes:
> > Now, assuming that user and gateway want to do their best to keep the
> > Jabber roster and legacy contact list in sync, what happens if user
> > adds a legacy contact through a legacy client (thus without the
> > gateway's knowledge)?  When user connects again via Jabber, is the
> > gateway supposed to notice that a new legacy contact is available, and
> > push it to the user (using one of above methods)?
> Yes.  Maybe this can be seen as a special case of section 5.1.

Thanks, Magnus.  I guess that would be straightforward for an internal
server component, which has access to the user's roster.  Any idea
about how an external component might do the same without caching the
contact list?  (I don't see how that would be possible, but it
wouldn't be the first time I miss the obvious.)


Massimiliano Mirra

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