[standards-jig] pubsub usability for avatars and similar stuff

Ralph Meijer jabber.org at ralphm.ik.nu
Fri Jul 18 23:35:47 UTC 2003

On Fri, Jul 18, 2003 at 11:14:02PM +0300, Alexey Shchepin wrote:
> Suppose user create avatar using instant node, and it now stored under
> "generic/31415926535897932", then he close current client, and run another
> one.  How second client will know that avatar already created?  Via private
> storage?  Then we need standard about this.

Just like clients of other users discover your avatar node: using disco.

> But I think that solution with returning of user-writable node is simpler and
> more clean.  With it we will have more informative node names (like
> "home/server/user/avatar" instead of "generic/2718281828459045").

Why? Just because it looks better?



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