[Standards] XEP-0199 -- implementation notes?

Jiří Zárevúcky zarevucky.jiri at gmail.com
Fri May 29 14:08:36 UTC 2009


2009/5/29 Justin Karneges <justin-keyword-jabber.093179 at affinix.com>:
>
> But yes, the advantage of XEP-199 is that it works with clients that may not
> actually support XEP-199. :)  For clients that aren't XMPP-compliant enough
> to return errors from unsupported iq types, the server could use a heuristic
> approach to detect such clients and then not ping them.
>

I don't think such clients deserve any special treatment. It will just
make things complicated for everyone else. There is the RFC, nobody
will ever force me to specially handle non-standard behavior because
someone is lazy.



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