[standards-jig] gateway handling of legacy contact lists

Peter Millard me at pgmillard.com
Fri Dec 12 23:18:42 UTC 2003

Paul Curtis wrote:
> Yes, and this is a problem. When I send the roster a second time when
> the user logs into Yahoo, and the group is set, the user gets two
> entries in their roster. Without getting the roster and reading it, how
> do you propose to solve this? If I send the jabber:x:roster without a
> group, then the user can move them around without having duplicates
> appear in their roster.

I don't follow.. The yahoo-t should only send me a message w/ the roster when I
sucessfully REGISTER (not login) w/ the transport. And the client should be
smart enough to not show the entries which are already on that user's jabber
roster (searching by jid).

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