[Standards] Proposed XMPP Extension: Stanza Repeaters
melo at simplicidade.org
Tue Mar 18 23:28:44 UTC 2008
On Mar 18, 2008, at 3:31 PM, Philipp Hancke wrote:
> Peter Saint-Andre wrote:
>>> The roster at the remote host could be used as the distribution
>>> list, no
>>> need for costly updates. Just reverse-query the roster if your DB
>>> provides that (easy for SQL-based rosters, not as simple for LDAP-
>> Rosters can get out of sync. The roster at the remote host is not
>> necessarily to be trusted.
> How is keeping the roster in sync more difficult than keeping the
> list at the repeater in sync?
And to keep the roster in sync, there is already a nice <presence
type="probe">. The replies of those can include remote subscription
status that we can compare to our local information to detect roster-
Maybe this should be another thread.
XMPP ID: melo at simplicidade.org
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