XMPP Message Carbons and OTR

Koosha Khajehmoogahi koosha.khajeh at gmail.com
Wed Aug 5 10:10:18 EDT 2015

I have cited the full link in the commit description [1]. Also, I am
not done yet, I *will* give the credit to the original author once I
finalize everything. Please note that the repository is my own and
nothing is final yet.

[1]: https://hg.pidgin.im/soc/2015/koosha/main/rev/9c71168e8a68

On Wed, Aug 5, 2015 at 3:30 PM, Thijs Alkemade <thijsalkemade at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On 5 aug. 2015, at 15:15, Koosha Khajehmoogahi <koosha.khajeh at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Greetings,
>> The XEP-0280 (Message Carbons) specification states that some
>> particular messages could be excluded from being carbon copied by
>> having a <private/> tag in them.
>> While I am working on this XEP, I would like to know if there is any
>> use case for these "private" messages. One possible use case would be
>> OTR messages. Is there any other example?
>> The other thing to consider is how this thing should be implemented.
>> OTR is implemented by a plugin and not by the libpurple AFAIK.
>> Thanks.
> By “working on”, you mean committing the patch from
> https://developer.pidgin.im/ticket/15508 without crediting the original
> authors? I think that’s a little impolite.
> Thijs


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