The Software Version protocol is specified in XEP-0092 (a Draft Standard of the XMPP Standards Foundation). This specification defines an XMPP protocol extension for retrieving information about the software application associated with an XMPP entity. The protocol enables one entity to explicitly query another entity, where the response can include the name of the software application, the version of the software application, and the operating system on which the application is running.
The following XML namespaces are used in the context of the Software Version protocol:
The following XML schemas are available for the Software Version protocol:
Information about this XMPP protocol is maintained by the XMPP Registrar.