[Standards] stream restarts

Ralph Meijer jabber.org at ralphm.ik.nu
Thu May 8 16:56:16 UTC 2008


On Tue, 2008-05-06 at 13:42 -0600, Peter Saint-Andre wrote:
> On 05/06/2008 1:37 PM, Alexander Gnauck wrote:
> > Peter Saint-Andre schrieb:
> >> If there are no objections to this idea, I'll write up a little XEP or
> >> two about this.
> > 
> > +1 for getting rid of the stream restart. I started this discussion
> > several times in the past and never understood why we need them with TLS
> > and SASL ;-)
> > 
> > * this saves us some round trips
> > * gets us closer to "real xml"
> > * makes the specs much cleaner because on some stream features we
> > restart the stream (tls, sasl, compression), with otehrs we don't (bind,
> > session).
> 
> Right, that's the idea.
> 
> While we're at it, let's make it clear that the server always sends a
> new set of stream features whenever a feature has been negotiated (and
> that it can send features anytime after the session has started).

Even after, say, resource binding?

-- 
Groetjes,

ralphm




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