[Standards-JIG] Yahoo-style <ding> / BUZZ

Paul Clegg paulclegg at gmail.com
Sat Nov 4 13:51:07 UTC 2006

Peter, do you think XEP-131 is the right way to approach this, or do
you have some other idea?


On 11/3/06, Peter Saint-Andre <stpeter at jabber.org> wrote:
> JD Conley wrote:
> >> The steps taken to get the attention of the other party should be up
> >> to the other party's client, of course.
> >
> > Of course. I like the ChatState extension idea.
> >
> > You send the <attention/> and once attention has been attained the
> > recipient sends back <active/>.
> Currently, chat state notifications are notifications about *my* state
> (yes, I'm active, composing, gone, etc.). This buzz/ding is a request
> for you to be active, so it's a bit of a different idea. Even though I
> like the idea of using chat state notifications for this, it doesn't
> feel like it quite fits in.
> Peter
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> Peter Saint-Andre
> Jabber Software Foundation
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