[Standards] Redirection in XMPP?

Sergey Dobrov binary at jrudevels.org
Fri Feb 21 16:15:37 UTC 2014

hey Peter,

I believe that the "gone" error condition was intended to serve this 
case? https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc6120#page-113

But I am really wondering which servers and/or clients support this?

On 21/02/2014 18:06, Peter Waher wrote:
> Hello
> Is there a means to ask a contact to automatically redirect to another
> JID for further communication with the friend? Say you have a JID
> badname at oldserver and want all its contacts to re-friend oneself to
> goodname at oldserver or goodname at newserver, i.e. you want to rename your
> JID and move all your friends to the new JID and ask all your friends to
> do the appropriate tasks to perform the change automatically?
> I saw an old deferred XEP handling server redirection in a client to
> server connection. But I would want to redirect a client->client
> connection (or friendship/relationship): “My JID is being changed to
> JID2”, or “Connection to JID2 for future communication with me.”
> Best regards,
> Peter Waher

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