[standards-jig] IBB Again

Justin Karneges justin-jdev at affinix.com
Sat May 3 16:31:05 UTC 2003


On Saturday 03 May 2003 01:02 am, Rachel Blackman wrote:
> > Most use-cases of IBB will need this semi-reliable behavior:  Avatar
> > exchange,  File transfer, Games, Data tunneling, etc.  What kind of
> > use-cases will need  unreliable behavior?
>
> Webcam.  Voice chat.  Anything where UDP would be suitable.

Hmm, I think you're crazy. :)  If it is really that easy to push so much data 
through the Jabber server, why do we have an external proxy system in S5B?  
If the issue is S5B's reliability, maybe we need an unreliable version of it? 
(yes, I'm playing devil's advocate here).

-Justin



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