[Standards] Stanza Size Limits (was Re: [jdev] Communicate between two client instances of the same ID)

Pedro Melo melo at simplicidade.org
Fri Sep 5 07:59:51 UTC 2008

On Sep 4, 2008, at 12:16 PM, Fabio Forno wrote:

> On Wed, Sep 3, 2008 at 4:13 PM, Peter Saint-Andre  
> <stpeter at stpeter.im> wrote:
>>> This would signal the client that the max stanza size is 65355  
>>> bytes, and
>>> the max allowed rate of stanzas per second is 10.
>> I like that.
> What happens to your roster in that case? ;)
> Not only a  joke. Some extensions like ibb can support any size
> limitations, but other stanzas like rosters, large data forms or pub
> sub events have no mechanisms for being split into several packets

That limitation is Client => Server only.

The subthread about Server => Client is still going strong: )

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Pedro Melo
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