[standards-jig] field standardization (JEP-0068)

Peter Saint-Andre stpeter at jabber.org
Mon Apr 28 23:35:32 UTC 2003

On Fri, Apr 25, 2003 at 02:07:02PM -0600, Joe Hildebrand wrote:

>     stpeter> Alternatively we could overload the FORM_TYPE value:
>     stpeter> <field var="FORM_TYPE" type="hidden">
>     stpeter>   <value>http://jabber.org/protocol/muc#owner:creation</value>
>     stpeter> </field>
>     stpeter> But that seems a bit hackish.
> The latter was my original thought.  I don't think it's hackish; it's
> just a unique identifier.  It could just as easily be:
> <field var="FORM_TYPE" type="hidden">
>    <value>{CB5416DE-6C88-4af6-A5BB-142EEE848DCC}</value>
> </field>

OK. But I think it would be nice to make this explicit in the JEP,
because it wasn't clear to me when I started trying to implement it.


Peter Saint-Andre
Jabber Software Foundation

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