[Standards] Proposed XMPP Extension: Extensible In-Band Registration

Evgeny Khramtsov xramtsov at gmail.com
Mon Feb 13 17:06:20 UTC 2017

Mon, 13 Feb 2017 10:33:40 -0600
Sam Whited <sam at samwhited.com> wrote:

> On Mon, Feb 13, 2017 at 10:25 AM, Evgeny Khramtsov
> <xramtsov at gmail.com> wrote:
> > On the other hand, I still have a feeling you're copying xep-0050
> > functionality, but within nonzas.  
> I think you just described the entire XMPP handshake; while it would
> be nice if there were some reusable components for something like this
> (eg. if adhoc commands were a bit more generalized), it's not
> something I want to try and fix right now. If there were such a
> mechanism, I'm sure many stream features (bind2, sasl2, ibr2, etc.)
> would evaluate it for use.

I think bind2 and sasl2 are different, because they're supposed to be
processed by automated software without user interaction. IBR, in
contrast, requires user interaction and data fields don't need to be
predefined. I think adhoc commands fit very well here.

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