[standards-jig] JEP-0045 Suggestions

chicago5 at gmx.de chicago5 at gmx.de
Mon Sep 16 17:01:38 UTC 2002

Hi all, 

> If somebody wants to make trouble it's not very efficient just to ban
> him/her by nick in this single room. You maybe have to ban the jid on
> the entire conference server. You might say the conference component
> knows the mapping between nick and jid and that is enough. To support
> reasonable administration features you have to work with jids at the
> client side user interface. But Richard is right. To preserve the
> privacy we must not reveal the jid to every user in the chat room but to
> some privileged administrators. This is the point where user roles and
> capabilities are getting important. 

Banning a jid from a server is definitely too much. Banning a jid from a
channel is enough.


Ulrich Staudinger http://www.die-horde.de http://www.igpp.de 
Product Manager @ http://complat.sourceforge.net/jnlp/ 
JID: uls at jabber.org 

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