[Standards] Link-Local Messaging comments

Sjoerd Simons sjoerd at luon.net
Wed Mar 14 09:17:16 UTC 2007


On Wed, Mar 14, 2007 at 10:00:10AM +0100, Tomasz Sterna wrote:
> Dnia 13-03-2007, wto o godzinie 23:14 +0100, Sjoerd Simons napisa??(a):
> > > Like s2s, Link-local simply links 
> > > two systems, and identification of accounts is better placed in the
> > > stanzas 
> > > themselves (which allows multiplexing of one TCP connection for many
> > > stanza 
> > > senders/receivers).
> > 
> > In practice each contact on a machine is from a different user, each
> > running
> > their own client.. 
> 
> Not completely true with Telepathy ( http://telepathy.freedesktop.org/ )
> that interconnects desktops not users (clients).

Usually only one desktop belongs to one user :) And each desktop is only only
connected with one contact to link-local, so the argument still holds.

But actually in telepathy speak, i'm referring to the connection-manager when
talking about the client here. Not all the magic above it :) 

  Sjoerd
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