[Standards] [REQ] Offline Status Messages for XMPP

Dave Cridland dave at cridland.net
Mon Nov 15 20:22:02 UTC 2010


On Mon Nov 15 20:10:09 2010, Maciek Niedzielski wrote:
> and your server would store this message and send it to your  
> friends when they
> query for your presence. But new servers don't support it.

As someone working on a "new" server, I can assure you that many do.


> While storing such status message was never defined as a feature, I  
> think it
> was never forbidden either. But I don't know new RFCs.

3921bis §4.3.2 point 3 includes the text. Some servers opt not to do  
so because there are privacy concerns, since it may leak presence  
post-facto in the case a blocklist was in force.

Dave.
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