[Standards-JIG] Re: JEP-0060 (pubsub) node configuration

Peter Saint-Andre stpeter at jabber.org
Wed Jan 19 21:22:44 UTC 2005


In article <20050119201952.GC22317 at localhost>,
 Ralph Meijer <jabber.org at ralphm.ik.nu> wrote:

> On Tue, Jan 18, 2005 at 02:17:38PM -0700, Peter Saint-Andre wrote:
> > In article <20050103193235.GA76996 at localhost>,
> >  Ralph Meijer <jabber.org at ralphm.ik.nu> wrote:
> > 
> > > I would suspect that leaf nodes and collection nodes might have different
> > > configuration options. It seems to me that there is no way to ask for the
> > > default configuration of a certain type.
> > 
> > What about passing the node type in with the configuration request? 
> 
> I like this. The type of node seems integral to the being of a node. You'd
> never change it after creation, so maybe instead of a configuration option, 
> we
> should also add it to the <create/> element. That would also lift the
> requirement of needing to supply a node configuration form for just creating 
> a
> collection.

Ah, yes, you're right that we need to *also* add it to <create/> -- it 
can't be an attribute only of <create/> since it needs to be an 
attribute of <configure/>, too (that's how one requests the default 
configuration options).

/psa




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