[Standards-JIG] Lost password XEP?

Peter Saint-Andre stpeter at jabber.org
Mon Nov 20 23:33:28 UTC 2006


Matthias Wimmer wrote:
> Hi Justin!
> 
> Justin Karneges schrieb:
>> However, Psi still does not support iq-get with account registration, and this 
>> is somewhat deliberate.  By the time the iq-get problem came to my attention, 
>> XMPP-Core was being written without account registration support.  My 
>> assumption was that both iq:auth and account registration would be deprecated 
>> soon.
>>
>> In fact, XEP-0078 is now deprecated.  XEP-0077, however, is not, but this is 
>> probably because it serves two purposes, the other being gateway 
>> registration.  I think it is a fair time to consider deprecating iq:register 
>> in the context of account registration.
> 
> I think Psi should either drop to support inband registration completely
> or support XEP-0077. By implementing inband registration in the current
> broken way, it causes more harm than good.
> 
> Even if you think account registration should change to being made on
> the web, supporting XEP-0077 would be good, as with this XEP you can
> also tell the client the URI where the registration page can be found.
> And I guess even if we do not do inband registration, it would be good
> if a client can point the user to the account registration page.

Right.

Peter

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Peter Saint-Andre
Jabber Software Foundation
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