[Standards] File hosting XEP?

Peter Saint-Andre stpeter at stpeter.im
Thu Aug 16 14:28:16 UTC 2012

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On 8/16/12 1:50 AM, Sergey Dobrov wrote:
> On 08/15/2012 10:22 PM, Peter Saint-Andre wrote:
>> On 8/14/12 2:43 AM, Sergey Dobrov wrote:


>>> Also, we need an ability to make a link to files, which,
>>> possibly, will need an invitation of new link schema. (?)
>> In the XMPP world, I think the file host would advertise the
>> existence of the files using something like XEP-0137 (or its
>> Jingle equivalent -- this is currently unspecified in XEP-0234
>> but I think we need to add it).
> Why don't use the XEP-0135 for the aims of discover available
> files? I think it's pretty good for the task. The only things we
> need to add is ability to upload and remove files, am I wrong?
> Anyway, we can use both XEP-0135 and XEP-0137 to allow users to
> track new files immediately. Anyway, that's not a first needed
> feature but I find that sipub is not acceptable to navigate through
> uploaded files.

I chatted briefly yesterday with someone who is working on an update
to XEP-0135 based on some experimentation he is doing. He said it will
take him a month or two to finish, but perhaps he can post some
in-progress updates to the list for wider feedback.


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