[standards-jig] about XML framing issue

Ralph Meijer ralphm at wat.moet.ik.nu
Thu Jan 29 22:40:42 UTC 2004


On Thu, Jan 29, 2004 at 05:03:16PM -0500, john wrote:
> Hi there,
> 
>  I have a question about XML framing mechanism in Jabber, is one frame 
> still bounded by XML start/close tags, or it's already changed to be 
> bounded by byte-length. thanks.

It is still bounded by just XML tags. Seeing the recent approval of XMPP-core
as proposed standard by the IETF, this will probably not change for plain
XMPP/Jabber.

But I can imagine someone proposing another protocol for transporting Jabber
stanzas using some kind of framing.

-- 
Groetjes,

Ralphm



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