[standards-jig] More on JEP-0078

Evan Prodromou evan at prodromou.san-francisco.ca.us
Thu May 29 03:23:18 UTC 2003


>>>>> "DS" == Dave Smith <dizzyd at jabber.org> writes:

    Me> 2) If the protocol in JEP-0078 is going to have different
    Me> syntax and semantics from the widely-deployed 'jabber:iq:auth',
    Me> then it really has to have another namespace.

    DS> The syntax is an addition, and doesn't break existing
    DS> clients. As such, there's no reason to create a new namespace,
    DS> IMO.

Anytime you change the element set, you change the name
space. Choosing not to change the namespace identifier is a risky and
foolish idea, IMNSHO.

~ESP

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Evan Prodromou
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