[Standards] XEP-0198

Peter Saint-Andre stpeter at stpeter.im
Mon Sep 29 19:17:41 UTC 2008

Dave Cridland wrote:

> I'm inclined to say, therefore, that either we redeclare the namespace
> on each XEP-0198 element, or else we just say that XEP-0198 extends the
> jabber:server and jabber:client namespaces - the latter is uglier in the
> specification, but much cleaner on the wire.

The latter scares me, mostly for backward-compatibility reasons. But I
suppose that if stream management is never used unless it's explicitly
negotiated, all might be fine. I tend to be (overly?) conservative about
the core namespaces...


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