[Standards] Client Acknowledgement of Subscription State Change Notifications

Pedro Melo melo at simplicidade.org
Wed Mar 28 21:56:07 UTC 2007


On Mar 28, 2007, at 9:04 PM, Ian Paterson wrote:

> Hi Joe,
>
> Joe Hildebrand wrote:
>>> Peter Saint-Andre wrote:
>>> Who has implemented this? It seems that jabberd2 did, but people  
>>> disabled it. And I don't know of any clients that implement it.  
>>> Just that would tend to disqualify it (can't be tested since it's  
>>> not implemented).
>>
>> It's been in XCP for a long time, as well as all of the Jabber,  
>> Inc. clients and Exodus.
>
> Yes, XCP is the only server I've seen implement this functionality.  
> Client developers who want to "play nicely" with current versions  
> of XCP have to add the extra code to their client (something we  
> chose to do).

Yep, SAPO also did this.

I must admit that I like the assurance that the server will send me  
presence replies until we ack them. But on the other hand, most  
clients don't need this sort of thing.

I would drop it or make it optional.

best regards,
-- 
Pedro Melo
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