[standards-jig] RFC822 style JIDs

Ralph Meijer jabber.org at ralphm.ik.nu
Wed Nov 13 21:21:12 UTC 2002

On Wed, Nov 13, 2002 at 12:41:53PM -0800, Justin Karneges wrote:
> > But I see no special reason to follow RFC822 syntax in Jabber.
> There is no real reason related to the Jabber protocol to support this, but it 
> would be nice to be able to represent a full parsable JID inside pure text.

Maybe I am missing the point here, but the JID as it is used now is fully
parsable in pure text, is it not? And if you want to constrain it, just
say that it has to follow URL rules and prepend jabber: in front of it (e.g.
jabber:ralphm at ik.nu/Home).

My ¤0.02


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