[Standards] XEP-0255 (Location Query)

Simon Tennant simon at buddycloud.com
Tue Jan 27 14:19:43 UTC 2009


Helge Timenes wrote:
> That is a good idea. And also  brings up an already asked question. Would it be better to de-generalize the <beacon> element into explicit <cell>, <wifi>, <bluetooth>, and as suggested, <ip> elements?
> 
> Pros/cons anyone?

We will soon have WiMAX and then LTE-type cell-ids and... So let's not
paint ourselves into a corner by presuming that all beacon types are
accounted for.

Please don't de-generalise.  "type=" works well for this.  IP is just
another type of beacon.

S.


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