[standards-jig] Roster items first & last names

Peter G. Millard me at pgmillard.com
Wed Mar 20 04:19:19 UTC 2002

> > I noticed that JabberIM stores the first and last names of roster
> > items in the name attribute in the form "nickname~first:last". Is
> > there any intention to make this formal standard or anything? Does
> > anyone have an opinion on whether other clients should support it?
> This is broken behavior. :) No client should propagate this.

I second this... On a related note, Jabber, Inc's webclient does not even
support this broken hack of nicknames :)

Peter M.

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