[Standards-JIG] JEP-0136: Message Archiving

Peter Saint-Andre stpeter at jabber.org
Wed Apr 19 16:36:31 UTC 2006

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Mickael Remond wrote:
> * Peter Saint-Andre <stpeter at jabber.org> [2006-03-14 10:33:21 -0700]:
>> The more I think about it, the more I think that server auto-archiving
>> is a better approach than JEP-0136. Why send all that traffic back and
>> forth in order to archive it, when the server has the information
>> already? If you care about the privacy of your messages, ask your server
>> to switch off archiving (should be off by default anyway). The server
>> auto-archiving approach seems a lot simpler than all the back and forth
>> in JEP-0136.
> I agree with you.
> We then need to define a description on how to turn on and off the
> service for a given user.
> What is the plan about this JEP ?
> Should we keep the message retrieving part of the protocol or take the
> opportunity to improve it ? I found it quite limited.

The plan is:

1. Add in the automatic archiving stuff from the proposed document (in
the inbox), includes how to turn archiving on and off.

2. Better specify the retrieval.

3. Integrate it all so it seems harmonious.


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