[Standards] Proposed XMPP Extension: Styling

Goffi goffi at goffi.org
Tue Nov 7 18:15:19 UTC 2017

Le mardi 7 novembre 2017, 13:02:40 CET Dave Cridland a écrit :
> On 6 November 2017 at 22:58, Goffi <goffi at goffi.org> wrote:
> > As an exemple which could lead to big trouble, imagine a shell@ MUC room
> > with> 
> > somebody pasting this code to explain something:
> >         ls `date +%Y-%m-%d`-*.xml
> We could include an indicator of how to interpret text - basically,
> Florian Schmaus's recent suggestion tailored to this.
> Then you end up with:
> 1) Sender is plaintext -> Receiver does not style.
> 2) Sender is styled, Receiver cannot style -> Receiver does not style.
> 3) Sender is styled, Receiver can style -> Receiver styles.
> (Note in case (1), whether the Receiver can style or not is irrelevant).

Note that an indicator is exactly what is done with XHTML-IM.

And by the way, our client can use Mardown, Dotclear wiki, or actually any 
syntax (including the one specified in this XEP) without problem and wihtout 
polluting the plain text content.

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