[Standards] certification etc.

Peter Saint-Andre stpeter at jabber.org
Wed Mar 21 03:35:22 UTC 2007


On Wed, Mar 21, 2007 at 01:57:20AM +0100, Matthias Wimmer wrote:
> Fletcher, Boyd C. CIV US USJFCOM JFL J9935 schrieb:
> >Unless you are running over low bandwidth communications like SATCOM or
> >Cellular Modems. We use lots of high latency low b/w communications links.
> >TLS does not work well in those environments which is why we use straight
> >ZLIB and are looking at supporting efficient XML.
> 
> Sure there are valid applications for XEP stream compression.
> 
> But I don't think that just because something as an application does not 
> need that it gets added to the basic IM suite. IMO there should be only 
> the smallest set of protocols we think they have to be supported in any 
> case. If we add to many protocols to the basic IM suite it will result, 
> the importance of this list gets lost.

Agreed.

/psa




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