[Standards] IQ Pubsub again (was Re: Fwd: Meeting minutes 2010-02-15)

Joe Hildebrand joe.hildebrand at webex.com
Fri Feb 19 04:35:41 UTC 2010

On 2/18/10 3:10 PM, "Tuomas Koski" <koski.tuomas at gmail.com> wrote:

> I have to admit that I have forgotten these use cases too. How ever
> here are my reasons why I'm sending events in IQs:
>  * to be 100% sure that the events don't go to offline storage

<message type='headline'/>

>  * To have "acks" without implement XEP-0184 Message Receipts or similar

What do you do if you don't receive the ack?  Resend?

>  * I'm connected with a JID with multiple resources (/a and /b for
> example). I want to send events only to resource /a. When the
> resource /a for some reason disappears some servers starts to route
> message stanzas sent to resource /a to resource /b.

Headlines to unknown resources aren't well-defined.  To be logically
consistent, they should be dropped.

Joe Hildebrand

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