[Standards] XEP-0369 (MIX): When to deliver messages to a client
steve.kille at isode.com
Wed Jun 14 07:23:49 UTC 2017
> From <https://github.com/xsf/xeps/compare/
> > The server receiving the message will then deliver the messages to all
> > online clients with status available and a non-negative resource priority.
> I think the new wording here excludes any client with e.g. away, na, dnd or
> xa status from receiving MIX messages. That sounds like overkill (I’m not
> even sold on not receiving MIX messages with negative presence priority
You asked me to fix an ambiguity, which I did!
I guess that we now need to work out the situations when to not deliver MIX messages to a client.
I can see merit in having the client being able to signal it, which this wording allows.
I can also see a case for delivering the message whenever the TCP connection is there. This keeps things simple.
I'm not sure what is best here. Thoughts from client developers welcome.
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