[Standards] Business rules of Last Message Correction

Sam Whited sam at samwhited.com
Mon Jun 11 13:12:12 UTC 2018

On Mon, Jun 11, 2018, at 07:52, Tedd Sterr wrote:
> I think a fix would preferably have a new namespace, and so it's 
> probably best to just create "(Recent) Message Correction" as a new XEP, 
> even though it would be near identical to 0308. And I'd take the 
> opportunity to tighten the business rules and add deletion too 
> (functionally, replacing the message with "This message was deleted.", 
> but semantically different from literally replacing the message with 
> that text.)

That sounds great; I'd start by just putting the more-message-corrections namespace in the existing XEP though since it's backwards compatible and likely that if we're reading 0308 we'll want to know about how to do it for previous messages.
Deletion could probably also go in there, but I'd focus on one thing at a time personally.


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