[Standards-JIG] JEP-0030 - Disco to resources

Vinod Panicker vinod.p at gmail.com
Wed Apr 19 12:30:22 UTC 2006


On 4/19/06, Ralph Meijer <jabber.org at ralphm.ik.nu> wrote:
> On Wed, Apr 19, 2006 at 10:06:49AM +0530, Vinod Panicker wrote:
> > [..]
> >
> > Can anyone please point me to an instance where "connected" resources
> > are being used for a practical purpose?
>
> I hope your question does not mean 'what is the point of having
> clients that don't send presence'?

Not at all.  Just trying to understand use cases for having connected
and active states.

> That said, having disco#info on a bare (IM account) JID to return
> resources that have not sent presence, will actually leak presence
> information.

Right. That means that modifying JEP-0030 to say that disco should be
sent to only available resources would neither cause harm nor any dead
kittens?

Regards,
Vinod.



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