[Standards] XEP-0175: Contact Addresses
melo at simplicidade.org
Wed Feb 27 15:44:57 UTC 2008
On Feb 26, 2008, at 3:05 PM, Maciek Niedzielski wrote:
> Pedro Melo pisze:
>> 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.
> If I remember well, disco + data forms were choosen to make this
> very easy to implement (using basic XEPs), because this information
> was considered very important.
The information is important but not to everyone, nor on every
request of disco.
> Now, if you go with pubsub, we run into "where is that node?"
> problem again. And for PEP you'd need to subscribe to server's
The node is the namespace presented in 157 for example.
from='francisco at denmark.lit/barracks'
So there is no issue with the node name.
And you don't need PEP, just basic pubsub.
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