[Standards] pubsub item count

Sergey Dobrov binary at jrudevels.org
Tue May 10 18:14:04 UTC 2011

On 05/11/2011 01:10 AM, Justin Karneges wrote:
> On Tuesday, May 10, 2011 02:39:17 AM dave at cridland.net wrote:
>> Why not a subscription type of count, to go along with items and nodes?
>> Effectively there's also a hidden one of subscriptions, too, in a sense.
> Hmm, do you mean something like this?
> <message
>     from='pubsub.shakespeare.lit'
>     to='horatio at denmark.lit'
>     id='countnotify1'>
>   <event xmlns='http://jabber.org/protocol/pubsub#event'>
>     <count node='princely_musings' jid='horatio at denmark.lit' value='401'/>
>   </event>
> </message>
> Where this is just automatically sent to all subscribers?
> Justin

Why to do that? I think that it is enough to retrieve it by request with
node's metadata. Suddenly I don't know if any pubsub implementation
support it.

With best regards,
Sergey Dobrov,
XMPP Developer and JRuDevels.org founder.

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