[Standards] DEFERRED: XEP-0209 (Metacontacts)

Yann Leboulanger asterix at lagaule.org
Thu Jan 22 19:50:12 UTC 2009


Jiří Zárevúcký wrote:
>>> 1) Why not use user-specified handle (meta-contact name) instead of
>>> some opaque "tag"?
>> Sure, you could do that too (unlness I overlook something, It's been
>> some time). I'll clarify this.
> 
> "The value of the 'tag' is used as a non-human readable unique
> identifier for a metacontact."
> I think it would be nice to drop the "non-human readable" part.
> Actually, making it a human readable name would allow users to name
> metacontacts.

each contact has its own name, there is not a name for the "group" of
contacts.
I don't see how it could be usefull to have a name from the metacontact
"group".

-- 
Yann



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