[Standards] XEP-0060: max-items (publish-options et al) council action required

Daniel Gultsch daniel at gultsch.de
Sun Oct 6 13:06:49 UTC 2019


Am So., 6. Okt. 2019 um 12:13 Uhr schrieb Jonas Schäfer <jonas at wielicki.name>:
>
> On Sonntag, 6. Oktober 2019 12:51:16 CEST Daniel Gultsch wrote:
> > Hi,
> >
> > as you might have heard we have implemented Bookmarks 2 during the
> > last XMPP Developers Sprint in a couple of clients and libraries.
> >
> > Our feedback for Bookmarks 2 itself is expressed in this PR:
> > https://github.com/xsf/xeps/pull/835
> >
> > However there is one issue Boomarks 2 can’t solve by itself and
> > instead needs to be addressed in XEP-0060.
> >
> > When publishing bookmarks we need to overwrite the default max_items
> > for a node. Otherwise the vast majority of PEP implementations will
> > default that to 1.
> >
> > However there is no max_items that means unlimited (and/or use what
> > ever limit the server deems fit.)
> >
> > Therefor I propose wording for XEP60 that 'clarifies' that max-items 0
> > means unlimited.
>
> I think a value of 0 might have other uses and we should use -1 instead. But
> that’s bikeshed.
>
> I think this makes a lot of sense. Can you provide a PR so that we can discuss
> the concrete proposal in the next meeting?
>

Done. https://github.com/xsf/xeps/pull/840


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