[Members] EXI over XMPP

Ralph Meijer jabberfoundation at ralphm.ik.nu
Wed Mar 14 12:49:04 UTC 2012


On 2012-03-14 09:28 , Peter Waher wrote:
> Hello
>
> Does anyone know of an XMPP Server that supports EXI (i.e. binary
> compressed XML)?
>
> http://www.w3.org/XML/EXI/
>
> Or if anybody is considering working with EXI?
>
> EXi is an efficient way to encode and compress XML, and is well suited
> for small embedded devices (like sensors) for coding/decoding data.
> There are code generators that generate efficient C++ code given XML
> Schema files as input.

Ah, is it that time of year again? :-D

I very much doubt anyone has pursued this. In 2008 there was some 
discussion [1] on a proposed XEP [2] for this and was rejected [3] by 
the council.


[1] 
<http://mail.jabber.org/pipermail/standards/2008-February/thread.html#17938>
[2] <http://xmpp.org/extensions/inbox/compress-exi.html>
[3] <http://mail.jabber.org/pipermail/standards/2008-March/018185.html>

-- 
ralphm


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