[Standards] Deprecating Privacy Lists

Kevin Smith kevin.smith at isode.com
Tue Oct 6 11:43:06 UTC 2015


On 5 Oct 2015, at 14:42, Matthew Wild <mwild1 at gmail.com> wrote:
> XEP-0191 is simple and efficient. It does one job, which is the one
> that most users need and expect - blocking someone they not longer
> want communication with. This operation is available on just about
> every modern communication system they could be familiar with.
> 
> Other problems that XEP-0016 could be applied to, such as unsolicited
> spam/flooding, should be taken care of in other ways, instead of
> trying to solve everything (inadequately) with one protocol.

I agree.

Deprecating 16 in favour of 191+the one extra common use case sounds good to me.

/K


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