[Standards-JIG] The Ack Hack.

Richard Dobson richard at dobson-i.net
Wed May 10 08:16:56 UTC 2006


>> reconnection support is not really needed in jabber/xmpp, what we 
>> really need is a roster list retrieval protocol that allows you to 
>> retreive just the changes since you last retrieved it, rather than 
>> the whole roster everytime you connect.
>
> I thought we were talking about reliable message delivery.
Sure but if you read Dave's proposals he seems intent on including a 
"quick reconnection" mechanism along with the reliable message delivery, 
I was just commenting on how this is not really needed.

Richard





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