[Standards-JIG] proto-xep: Game Sessions - MUC Based

Michal 'vorner' Vaner michal.vaner at kdemail.net
Wed Oct 11 20:48:22 UTC 2006


On Wed, Oct 11, 2006 at 11:56:20AM -0700, Chris Mullins wrote:
> This XEP really needs to be based on MUC. Games typically have the
> following requirements:
> 
> 1 - Games are between 1..N people
> 2 - Games may have observers
> 3 - Games require configuration
> 4 - Games often have roles for the players (player, moderator, etc)
> 5 - Games often need to be long-lived
> 6 - Games often need to have recoverable history
> 7 - Games often require anonymity and/or Nicknames
> 
> To meet these requirements, MUC is really the right answer. 
> 
Yes, but you need these as well:
*) supgroups of the game
*) <iq> stanzas
*) Secrets shared between some of the players and maybe the server

And it is where the MUC is not the right answer.

-- 
You can't have everything... where would you put it?
    -- Steven Wright

Michal 'vorner' Vaner
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