[Standards] Adding countrycode to XEP-0080: User Location

Pierre-Luc Beaudoin pierre-luc.beaudoin at collabora.co.uk
Wed Aug 26 01:02:09 UTC 2009


On Wed, 2009-08-26 at 09:55 +0900, Jason wrote:
> For my current useage this spec is too limiting to physical locations.
> parts of related specs allow for location types that are not 
> representable by "country/gps etc", things like URLs, or TIME. (you
> can be conceptually @ a web location, time, or some other unknown,
> perhaps virtual representation of location), it would be nice if this
> spec were flexible enough to accomodate such notions. 

You should probably re-read the spec: all the fields are optional.  You
can also provide a time, a uri and you have text and description fields
at your disposition if the other ones are too restrictive.

I understand that this was strictly designed with Earth locations in
mind though. :)

Pierre-Luc
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