[Standards] OX (OpenPGP for XMPP): A new OpenPGP XEP

Peter Saint-Andre stpeter at stpeter.im
Thu Jan 7 16:07:53 UTC 2016


On 1/7/16 5:09 AM, Sergei Golovan wrote:
> Hi Florian,
>
> On Wed, Jan 6, 2016 at 3:32 PM, Florian Schmaus <flo at geekplace.eu> wrote:
>> Hello everyone,
>>
>> The current state of the XEP, which we gave the short name 'OX' (OpenPGP
>> for XMPP), can be found rendered at
>>
>> http://geekplace.eu/xeps/xep-openpgp/xep-openpgp.html
>
> Another issue arises when we look at the public keys announcement
> via PEP and try to implement this future XEP for groupchat messages.
> The problem is that PEP doesn't work for MUC at all. There is a
> deferred experimental XEP-0316 (MUC eventing protocol), though it
> isn't implemented anywhere as far as I can see.

The new MIX proposal is essentially PEP-like:

http://xmpp.org/extensions/inbox/mix.html

That is, public keys would just be another node in a MIX conversation.

Peter



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