[Standards] XEP-0300 and a future without reading tea leaves

Goffi goffi at goffi.org
Tue Jan 17 15:33:16 UTC 2017

Le mardi 17 janvier 2017, 14:08:54 CET Tobias Markmann a écrit :
> On Fri, Jan 13, 2017 at 11:59 AM, Kevin Smith <kevin.smith at isode.com> wrote:
> > It sounds like a sensible enough approach to me, unless we think Gajim is
> > the only deployment using hex.
> To my current knowledge, after checking back in the Gajim MUC the current
> situation is:
> * Conversations does do Jingle File-Transfer but doesn't send or use the
> hashes in code
> * Gajim uses Jingle File-Transfer version :3 with hex encoding as in the
> current examples in the Jingle FT XEP
> * Swift uses Jingle File-Transfer version :4 with Base64 encoding as in the
> current examples in the XEP-0300 XEP
> If there are no other Jingle File-Transfer version :4 implementations out
> there, it should be possible to fix the examples in Jingle File-Transfer
> and leaving its current version, and clarify XEP-0300 that Base64 is to be
> used, leaving it also at its current version.
> Anybody on this list got an objection or remarks on this approach?
> Cheers,
> Tobi


Salut à Toi does Jingle File-Transfer version :4 with hex.

So I think a version bump is needed.


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