[Standards] NEW: XEP-0279 (Server IP Check)

Florian Zeitz florian.zeitz at gmx.de
Sat Mar 20 11:06:52 UTC 2010


On 2010-03-20 at 11:48, Väisänen Teemu wrote:
> Hi.
>
> What do you think about the following:
>
> The server knows client's IP address, so what if the server would also
> check country, operator, etc. and send some (location) related
> information back to the client, if the client requested these types of
> information, not just an IP address? Would another XEP be required, or
> could it be added to this XEP-0279 or even to XEP-0080?
>
> Another solution is of course to do all this in the client (using
> external services) after the client has received its own IP address
> from the server.
>
> BR, Teemu Väisänen

This sounds like (an extension to?) XEP-0255 
(<http://xmpp.org/extensions/xep-0255.html> Location Query) to me.



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