[standards-jig] NEW: JEP-0118: User Tune Information

Julian Missig julian at jabber.org
Thu Sep 11 18:01:44 UTC 2003

On Thursday, Sep 11, 2003, at 08:37 US/Eastern, Patrick Hanft wrote:

> Am Donnerstag, 11. September 2003 10:42 schrieb Ralph Meijer:
>> On Thu, Sep 11, 2003 at 12:46:02AM +0100, milk wrote:
>>> how about information for format, bitrate, and possibly some (if not 
>>> all)
>>> id3v2 elements?
>> Seriously, would anyone be interested in this kind of data? I can 
>> imagine
>> people finding it of interest what I'm listening to, but I would say 
>> they
>> couldn't care less whether it is an ogg, mp3 or which bitrate.
> Maybe there could be any use for this in some kind of 
> machine-to-machine
> communication or for other special application. Well, I don't have any 
> exact
> imaginations about this, but maybe it could be usefull. So better in 
> than out
> and later having someone being annoyed by it.

I agree with Ralph, we should try to keep this simple. The less data 
we're sending out all the time, the better. Remember that these get 
updated every couple of minutes... and there will be lots of people 
sending this data. Sending lots of useless data will just hurt the 


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