[Standards] Proposed XMPP Extension: Styling

Goffi goffi at goffi.org
Wed Nov 8 09:58:06 UTC 2017

Le mercredi 8 novembre 2017, 10:39:49 CET Daniel Gultsch a écrit :

> Reading this the first time I wasn't sure what you mean by opt-in.
> But essentially you want each 'styled' message annotated by an <styled
> xmlns="styling..."/> tag or something like that. And you want clients
> to render those messages styled only if a message contains that tag.
> I can get on board with this.
> I mild annoyance is that the sending client needs to support this. So
> if i'm using mcabber which doesn't support styling I can never trigger
> styling on the receiving side even if I, as a knowing user, know about
> the syntax and the consequences of styling.
> But if this is required to get everyone happy I can accept this as a
> compromise.

Hi Daniel,

regarding the new "Message Markup" proposal from Jonas I think there is little 
sense to keep pushing this styling one, the use case is covered and in a far 
better way (no markup in the body).


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