[Standards] XEP-0065 [SOCKS5 Bytestreams]

listsb at bitrate.net listsb at bitrate.net
Wed Dec 30 23:34:20 UTC 2015


looking in the archives, there seems to be a hole from nov 27 through nov 30, so i'm uncertain if my initial message below actually made it, but it appears it may not have.  i hope this repost is admissible.

-ben

> On Nov 30, 2015, at 12.06, btb <lists at bitrate.net> wrote:
> 
> hi-
> 
> in section 4 [discovering proxies], examples 10 and 11 are confusing to me.  both have the same summary and example title:
> 
> "If the Proxy is unable to act as a StreamHost, the Proxy MUST return an error to the Requester, which SHOULD be <not-allowed/>.
> 
> Example nn. Proxy is Unable to Act as a StreamHost"
> 
> this seemed a little odd, if they are meant to illustrate different things.
> 
> additionally, example 10 shows an error type of auth, and an error of <forbidden [...]>
> 
> while example 11 shows an error type of cancel and an error of <not-allowed [...]>
> 
> just curious what i might be missing in my interpretation of this, or if there might have been a mix up among these two examples.
> 
> thanks
> -ben



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