[Standards-JIG] Two suggestions for JEP-0115

Richard Dobson richard at dobson-i.net
Wed Jun 2 09:43:15 UTC 2004


> - I am not comfortable with having the extensions concatenated in a
> single string: would'nt it be simpler to have a list of 'ext' child tags
> like the following (the extra payload is not that big, and if you go
> into such details, why not having shorter namespaces ...):
>
> <presence>
>   <c xmlns='http://jabber.org/protocol/caps'
>      node='http://exodus.jabberstudio.org/caps'
>      ver='0.9'>
> <ext value='tins'/>
> <ext value='ftrans'/>
> <ext value='xhtml'/>
>    <c/>
> </presence>


It might be more inline with the normal "Jabber Way" but I dont think we
should do this personally as it defeats part of the point of even having
this protocol in the first place (i.e. saving as much bandwidth as
possible), nice idea but I dont see it adding any real benefit.

Richard




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