[Members] s/JEP/XEP/g

Lucas Nussbaum lucas at lucas-nussbaum.net
Sun Aug 20 13:08:17 CDT 2006


On 20/08/06 at 14:01 -0400, Hal Rottenberg wrote:
> On 8/20/06, Lucas Nussbaum <lucas at lucas-nussbaum.net> wrote:
> >My main concern about JEPs is that most of them are already too
> >"XMPP-ish". They are written by protocol geeks, and sometimes, it seems
> >that they are only written because it's fun to write protocols. Most of
> >them are never implemented in clients.
> >
> >I fear that switching from JEP to XEP will push the JSF work even
> >further from the real life, that is, people using Jabber clients to chat
> >with friends/colleagues. (Ok, XMPP is not only used for that, but this
> >use(r)-base should not be forgotten).
> 
> But the protocols are for the geeks, not for the users.  And the
> useless JEPs should go from Experimental to Deferred as per JEP-001.
 
It would be interesting to collect feedback from Jabber clients
developers not involved in the JSF about this issue. I'm thinking
specifically about the authors of Gossip or Gajim, for example.
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