[Standards] Blocking command and Privacy Lists

Kurt Zeilenga kurt.zeilenga at isode.com
Mon Dec 22 15:47:55 UTC 2014

> On Dec 22, 2014, at 6:47 AM, Holger Weiß <holger at zedat.fu-berlin.de> wrote:
> * Kurt Zeilenga <kurt.zeilenga at isode.com> [2014-12-22 05:31]:
>> I think if anything in XEP 191 needs to change, it's the discussion of
>> how one maps XEP 191 onto XEP 4 privacy lists that should change.  It
>> should be clearly stated that the blocking entity is required to perform
>> the mapping in such a way that all communications with the blocked JID
>> are blocked.
> And how should that entity map privacy rules that just block _some_ of
> the communication back to XEP-0191 rules?

You don’t.  At best, if you are using a common backend in, you only can show JIDs in 191 are in a privacy list whose semantics are the same as those of 191.

— Kurt

> Holger

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