[Standards] Less incompatibilities (was Re: <[CDATA[ in XMPP)

Justin Karneges justin-keyword-jabber.093179 at affinix.com
Tue Jul 31 17:37:19 UTC 2007


On Tuesday 31 July 2007 5:32 am, Robin Redeker wrote:
> On Tue, Jul 31, 2007 at 02:07:43PM +0200, Jacek Konieczny wrote:
> [.snip.]
>
> > IMHO XMPP should become more XML compatible and not less. Both existing
> > XML parsers and serializers should be usable for XMPP. If something has
> > to be changed in the XMPP specification then it should be removing the
> > incompatibilities and not adding more.
>
> +100!

Now that the predefined entity escaping rules have been relaxed in rfc3290bis 
(e.g. now <foo>></foo> is valid XMPP, as it should be), what 
incompatibilities are left to remove?  Anything besides the forced "stream:" 
namespace prefixing?

-Justin



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