An Analysis of Feature Parity Between XCON/SIMPLE-Based Chatrooms and Other Chatrooms

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Author Adam Roach 
Last updated 2007-08-24
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This document provides an overview of the features available in currently deployed text chatroom software, and analyzes which of these features can be acheived using IETF-defined protocols. In the case of features that have no clear IETF-defined mechanism, this document provides high-level recommendations for work to implement such features.


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