[Standards] xep-0199 redundancy

Kevin Smith kevin at kismith.co.uk
Sat Aug 25 15:17:37 UTC 2007

On 25 Aug 2007, at 15:29, Jonathan Dickinson wrote:
> Hey All,
> XEP-0199 defines that if a server or client does not support ping  
> it should return the following stanza:
> I beg, is that not the same as a pong? Shouldn't the server/client  
> rather ignore the packet if it doesn't allow pings?

Yes, that's the same as a pong, which is the beauty of it :) You have  
to reply to iq stanzas, so you'll always get a response, supported or  


Kevin Smith
Psi XMPP client project leader - http://psi-im.org

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