[Standards] Jingle initiate and resource determination
ian.paterson at clientside.co.uk
Tue Jun 5 23:26:28 UTC 2007
Lauri Kaila wrote:
> 2007/6/5, Peter Saint-Andre <stpeter at jabber.org>:
>> Lauri Kaila wrote:
>> > I was trying to sort out Jingle initiation when someone has many
>> > clients (resources) online. XEP-0168 (RAP) is created for that
>> > situation, but does it always work so that the initiation goes where
>> > the receiver wants?
>> We had some relevant discussion starting here:
Yes, and the alternative approach was described here:
> That's Interesting. If that approach was selected, would it be
> possible to send a stanza to many resources simulteneously? I.e. fork
> session-initiate. Then either server or initiator must deal with many
> responses, which can be tricky, but maybe it would be a good trade.
I'm not sure what that would solve?
The idea behind the approach is that the receiver's resources tell the
receiver's server which resource all Jingle session-initiate stanzas
addressed to the receiver's bareJID should be sent to. The idea being
that the receiver is in the best position to decide which resource
should receive Jingle session-initiate stanzas (not the sender or a server).
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