[standards-jig] LAST CALL: JEP-0013 (Flexible Offline Message Retrieval)

Matthew A. Miller linuxwolf at outer-planes.no-ip.com
Fri Jun 13 20:24:39 UTC 2003


On Fri, 2003-06-13 at 11:33, Jeremy Nickurak wrote:
> To reiterate on the right list:
> I still have my reservations about this JEP's existance in its current
> form.
> As I see it, this jep describes a method of accessing a viewing a
> summary of saved messages, then viewing any/all of those messages. But
> for some reason, it limits itself to the purpose of "offline message
> retrieval". Couldn't this concept be broadened some to include a much
> wider range of applications? Access to mailing list archives, conference
> logs, server-side message history... even things like NNTP and IMAP are
> just SO close to being already covered by the specification talked about
> here.
> I would hate to see this particular technology become a standart part of
> jabber installations, only to see a re-invention of the wheel shortly
> after that makes the idea redundant.

Matt "linuxwolf" Miller
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