[Standards] XEP-0175: Contact Addresses

Joe Hildebrand hildjj at gmail.com
Tue Feb 26 15:15:44 UTC 2008

What about section 6.3 of the new version of XEP-115?

   <c xmlns='http://jabber.org/protocol/caps'
Then you don't even have to do the disco, except the first time.
On Feb 26, 2008, at 7:24 AM, Pedro Melo wrote:

> Hi,
> during the latest DevCon, one of the issues about deployment was  
> contact addresses. The current XEP for that is 0157.
> I think that 157 breaks the current disco#info usage pattern. We use  
> disco#info to discover which protocols an entity supports, not the  
> get the information directly (exception for basic  <identity >). So  
> receiving the entire contact information in the disco#info reply  
> seems wrong, because on most requests, we don't need it.
> I think we should use a pubsub node instead. This would give us all  
> the benefits of pubsub, and we could probably implement this faster,  
> given that pubsub and pep are starting to get deployed in latest  
> releases of some servers like Openfire and Ejabberd.
> The schema for the information could be reused  from XEP-0157 or  
> XEP-0154 if that one comes back from the dead.
> Best regards,
> -- 
> Pedro Melo
> Blog: http://www.simplicidade.org/notes/
> XMPP ID: melo at simplicidade.org
> Use XMPP!

Joe Hildebrand

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