File Transfer

The File Transfer protocol is specified in XEP-0096 (a Draft Standard of the XMPP Standards Foundation). This specification defines a profile of the XMPP stream initiation extension for transferring files between two entities. The protocol provides a modular framework that enables the exchange of information about the file to be transferred as well as the negotiation of parameters such as the transport to be used.

The following XML namespaces are used in the context of the File Transfer protocol:

The following XML schemas are available for the File Transfer protocol:

Information about this XMPP protocol is maintained by the XMPP Registrar.