[Standards-JIG] Re: JEP-0066 and Stream Initiation

Peter Saint-Andre stpeter at jabber.org
Wed Sep 29 03:30:41 UTC 2004


In article 
<200409231249.12215.justin-keyword-jabber.093179 at affinix.com>,
 Justin Karneges <justin-keyword-jabber.093179 at affinix.com> wrote:

> On Thursday 23 September 2004 10:24 am, Peter Saint-Andre wrote:
> > stands for "Stream ID"). Therefore I would like to propose adding an
> > OPTIONAL 'sid' attribute to the <query/> element in JEP-0066. Addition
> > of this attribute would be backwards-compatible, since existing
> > implementations would simply ignore it, so I don't think we would need
> > to define a new namespace.
> 
> And even then, this attribute (as well as the entire oob request) would only 
> be sent if the same target were to respond to the JEP-95 request.  Sounds 
> safe to me.

Exactly. The added text will be worded carefully to make that clear.
 
> Not that I want to implement this.  I hope it will stay optional as far as 
> File Transfer is concerned.

I don't see that changing, no.

/psa




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