[Standards] Binary data over XMPP

Justin Karneges justin-keyword-jabber.093179 at affinix.com
Fri Nov 9 18:23:38 UTC 2007


On Friday 09 November 2007 1:10 am, Tomasz Sterna wrote:
> Dnia 08-11-2007, Cz o godzinie 11:11 -0800, Justin Karneges pisze:
> > I mean: in the
> >
> > > unlucky case of an entity having two open sessions and losing both
> >
> > of
> >
> > > them, how can the server decide which is the session to recover, but
> > > adding some semantics to the ids?
> >
> > When you connect again, you specify the ack session id of the
> > disconnected
> > connection, so that the server knows which session you are trying to
> > recover.
>
> The problem described is what happens with two lost sessions at the same
> time.
> Without semantics encoded in the ID server has no way of guessing which
> session is trying to reconnect.

Each session is given a unique id.  There is no "guessing" for the server to 
do, because no two sessions would be given the same id.  Why is this thread 
still going? :)

-Justin



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