[Standards] presence TTL

Tomasz Sterna tomek at xiaoka.com
Wed Jul 17 06:46:29 UTC 2013


Dnia 2013-07-16, wto o godzinie 14:24 -0700, Justin Karneges pisze:
> > I'm assuming that you're doing direct client to client connections
> for this (eg, link local, etc)? Otherwise the server should ensure
> that the presence is kept up to date.
> 
> You're correct in that a typical client should not be using this. It 
> could be used by servers on behalf of clients, or by components that 
> must do presence management themselves.

I don't like the opt-out nature of this proposal.

I'm afraid that if we would standardize this, many of desktop clients
would implement it to "ensure" their presence "stability".
That would damage XMPP's suitability for mobile use even more, which has
poor reputation already.




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