[standards-jig] JEP-0065 - Role reversal gone?

Justin Karneges justin-keyword-jabber.093179 at affinix.com
Mon Dec 1 03:42:25 UTC 2003


It seems that in revision 1.36 of JEP-65 in CVS (by stpeter), the 
role-reversal support was removed.  This feature allowed the target to become 
the initiator, by re-using the same 'sid'.

Similarly, the latest revision claims that initiation requires listing one or 
more streamhosts, however this is not consistent with the role-reversal 
feature.  A client may have no valid streamhosts, and may wish to send an 
empty request, in anticipation of a role-reversal.

I hope these changes were oversights.  stpeter, you can find the original text 
in revision 1.35.

-Justin



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