[Standards] SASL protocol errors reporting

Peter Saint-Andre stpeter at jabber.org
Wed Jul 25 22:59:14 UTC 2007

Peter Saint-Andre wrote:
> Tomasz Sterna wrote:
>> Dnia 25-07-2007, śro o godzinie 09:32 -0700, Peter Saint-Andre
>> napisał(a):
>>>> The actual problem is described on
>>> http://jabberd2.xiaoka.com/ticket/116
>>> What do you mean by "malformed challenge"?
>> The contents of the BASE64 encoded data is somehow unparsable by the
>> underlying SASL layer. Ex. the MD5 hash is not really an MD5 hash. Or
>> there is a syntax error in the tokens, or ...
> If the data uses the wrong encoding, the proper error condition is
> incorrect-encoding.
> If the data is encoded correctly but the data is bad, the proper error
> condition is malformed-request.

Well, there is also invalid-authzid if for example the authzid isn't a
proper JID.


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