[Standards] JID Escaping

Chris Mullins chris.mullins at coversant.net
Mon Jul 30 17:53:33 UTC 2007

PSA Wrote:
> Perhaps it would help for us to define a "profile" 
> of characters that we think are reasonable in 
> native XMPP bare JIDs?

Down that route leads an insane array of international headaches! We may
be it right in English, but how about in Chinese? Or Arabic? Or Russian?
Hebrew? Korean? Esperanto? 

I think it's fine the way it is - just encode/decode at the right time
and let the users decide from there. 

Chris Mullins

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