[standards-jig] UPDATED: File Transfer JEPs
cbas at screaming3d.com
Tue Jul 22 09:33:53 UTC 2003
Peter Saint-Andre wrote:
>As OSCON, a number of developers implemented file transfer using the
>suite of JEPs 95, 96, and 65. It was quite a picture: Ryan Eatmon and
>Peter Millard added support to Net::Jabber and Exodus respectively, and
>sent files through a proxy component that Dave Smith wrote at OSCON,
>with all the traffic going through Rob Norris's local jabberd2 server,
>plus I was editing the JEPs in real time as protocols were adjusted to
>meet the needs of real-world implementers. Lots of fun.
>So the following JEPs have been updated to reflect the work we did in
Sounds like they had a lot of fun. ;-)
>In addition, Ryan Eatmon wrote a new JEP that specifies a stream
>initiation profile for sending a directory tree rather than a single
Finally, a new feature for filetransfer in Jabber/XMPP! People have
been waiting years for this. (And all we did was argue about the
Could 105 be changed to put the size attribute on each <file> tag?
And also, why not use XML to represent the directory structure?
<file size="500" name="foo"/>
<file size="800" name="oof"/>
<file size="100" name="stuff"/>
This also allows to send empty directories by doing this:
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