[jdev] Roster Item Exchange XEP

Sander Devrieze s.devrieze at pandora.be
Wed Apr 16 03:43:30 CDT 2008


2008/4/16, Richard Dobson <richard at dobson-i.net>:
>
>
> > Could be, but JID Escaping is at least required (that is what Mats
> > said to me). Screenshot attached.
> >
> >
>  Thats bad UI design IMO, if you are going to hide part of the address
> because its on a transport you need to at least represent it differently,
> i.e. with an MSN icon next to it rather than a jabber bulb, otherwise how am
> I supposed to know if that address is at a jabber server at hotmail.com or
> if its indeed on MSN? (or even worse an MSN user that is using their own
> domain name in their .net passport and not hotmail.com or msn.com etc)

See other screenshot in this thread. Also, there are some interesting
blog posts regarding this discussion on the Pidgin blog (no need to
repeat this off topic discussion here):
http://pidgin.im/~seanegan/blog/identity.html
http://www.pidgin.im/~seanegan/cgi-bin/pyblosxom.cgi/momentum.html

-- 
Mvg, Sander Devrieze.



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