[Standards] File hosting XEP?

Sergey Dobrov binary at jrudevels.org
Thu Aug 16 07:52:30 UTC 2012


On 08/15/2012 09:15 PM, jefry.reyes at gmail.com wrote:
> I deem blogging a necessary feature and I want to implement it (show me
> your client I would like to see how you are doing). Thinking about the
> implementation the subject of attaching files came up and Out of Band
> data transfer looked like the best solution.
> 
> There are a lot of benefits to Out of Bound:
> 
> * You don't have to modify existing servers (this is a big plus!)
> 
> * You get to use existing file hosting services (there are a lot and can
> provide for more space than xmpp servers)
> 
> * You don't have to introduce a new XEP
> 

* You can't unify the uploading process. Or do you know the protocol
which allows you to upload files and obtain the link for it in the
unified way?

* You are depends on the third-party services and can't guarantee
anything to your users.


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



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