[Standards-JIG] proposed In-Band Registration revisions
vinod.p at gmail.com
Thu Dec 8 17:05:38 UTC 2005
On 12/8/05, Peter Saint-Andre <stpeter at jabber.org> wrote:
> Vinod Panicker wrote:
> > Good to see the changes regarding requirement of old password before
> > any changes are done.
> That is optional, not a requirement for all implementations.
Yes, of course.
> > What abt currently active sessions, though?
> > http://mail.jabber.org/pipermail/standards-jig/2005-November/009215.html
> There are two kinds of entities with which you can register: a server
> (e.g., jabber.org) or a service (e.g., conference.jabber.org). Your
> concern applies only to the former. IMHO, if you unregister then a
> server should log you off and terminate all active sessions/streams.
I'm of the opinion that unregistration should be avoided as far as possible :)
But if it has to be done, then it should not be allowed when there are
What happens to existing rosters entries and pending subscriptions and
the like after a unregistration? IMO it just opens a pandora's box.
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