[Standards] Proposed XMPP Extension: Remote Authentication

Kim Alvefur zash at zash.se
Thu Dec 2 15:12:33 UTC 2010

On Thu, 2010-12-02 at 07:58 -0700, Peter Saint-Andre wrote:
> I wonder: can that model be generalized to other extensions? (Think
> pubsub, gateways, etc.)

> > 4. The error condition is 'sasl-required'. Does this imply that
> normal MUC password auth should fail, even with a correct password?
> What do you think?
> Because legacy MUC passwords are sent in the clear, a given MUC
> service might not want to accept that other method, but in practice I
> think they would for quite a while.

How about something new instead of `<feature
var='muc_passwordprotected'/>' to advertise SASL support.

Kim Alvefur <zash at zash.se>
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