[Standards] Proposed XMPP Extension: HTTP File Upload

Evgeny Khramtsov xramtsov at gmail.com
Mon Jul 27 16:23:54 UTC 2015

Mon, 27 Jul 2015 11:01:58 -0500
Sam Whited <sam at samwhited.com> wrote:

> 2) Easily match signed requests; I did an example implementation where
> the server delegated storage to Amazon S3. The server would generate a
> pre-signed upload URL with a limited TTL, then the client would make a
> PUT to this URL. However, the headers did not match, so I had to
> modify the client to add a Content-Type header which was required by
> Amazon. Other headers might be required as well, and this would mean
> implementaitons which use services like this would only be compatible
> with certain clients

Do you have any ideas how HTTP headers can be incorporated into the XEP?
Because, for example, Content-MD5 header (used in Amazon S3) is also
required for a receiver to be known, but there is no interaction
between a sender and a receiver defined in the XEP.

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