[Standards-JIG] Re: Proposal for a solution to transport rosters
justin-keyword-jabber.093179 at affinix.com
Sun Sep 5 10:10:33 UTC 2004
On Sunday 05 September 2004 2:39 am, maqi at jabberstudio.org wrote:
> Neither roster management nor presence nor presence/roster integration is
> nicely done in XMPP. Otherwise, these problems wouldn't even exist.
> Nevertheless, I hope nobody suggests to retract XMPP.
It seems fine to me, but this is offtopic. XMPP-IM was not written with the
intent for it to be replaced.
> I'm not sure this needs to "bypass JSF standards". In case the additional
> tag isn't in violation of XMPP-IM (I'm not sure it is), it should be
> possible to submit an informational JEP?
Provided the tag is namespaced, of course it's not a violation. You can add
any element into a presence stanza.
Even if you want to go the Informational JEP route, I still think modifying
the server would be worthwhile. Just give a patch to Matthias, and release
jabberd 1.4.4. It shouldn't be that difficult.
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