[Standards] Call for Experience: XEP-0368: SRV records for XMPP over TLS

Sam Whited sam at samwhited.com
Tue Feb 11 19:07:07 UTC 2020


On Tue, Feb 11, 2020, at 11:43, Philipp Hörist wrote:
> Mixing DIRECT and START TLS is problematic i guess its not supported
> by any library that offers some kind of abstraction over sockets.
>
>>
> This rule will most likely be ignored by clients.

I have run into this problem and would like to confirm that in my
implementation I am ignoring this rule because it makes the
implementation much more complicated and doesn't provide any real
benefit that I can see, just confusion.

—Sam


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