[Standards] Username Escaping with Gateway Registration

Ian Paterson ian.paterson at clientside.co.uk
Thu Aug 9 16:09:46 UTC 2007

XEP-0100 "Gateway Interaction" doesn't, AFAICT, explain whether the 
username supplied at registration should be the "Legacy Service 
username" or the "Jabber username". [The difference between these 
usernames (typically escaping) is explained in section 6.2 (User 

Can anyone please enlighten me on which username should be used?

I think it would be very useful to specify this in the XEP.

- Ian

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